Richard Wilson – A Slice of Reality

 

A Slice of Reality - Richard Wilson

Artist – Richard Wilson

Work – A Slice of Reality, 2000

Description – A vertical cross-section through a former sand dredger that exposes portions of the former living quarters of the vessel. The slice is positioned on the Greenwich meridian line.

Unsettle or break peoples preconceptions of space

Location – Greenwich Peninsula 

Comments – Despite being adjacent to the O2 arena and on the Thames Path, most passers-by fail to notice this work. They see an actual boat in their peripheral vision and stroll on.

Daniel Callanan