More Art for Porth Amlwch

Published February 7th, 2012

Dogs In Space have just installed 3 further pieces of public art, at the Adelphi Vaults pub, Amlwch Port, Anglesey. Fabricated by Mon Maintenance in Holyhead, they include decorative gates, fencing and a weather vane, and celebrate Amlwch’s rich industrial heritage. Dogs In Space worked with the landlord of the Adelphi Vaults and Menter Mon […]

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Iconic ship sculpture for Amlwch, Anglesey.

Published September 26th, 2011

16th Feb 2011 saw the installation of an iconic piece of public art in the town centre of Amlwch, Anglesey.Loosely based on the schooner, “Eilian”, one of the last ships to be built in the shipyard at Amlwch, the sculpture measures 4 metres x 2 metres, and was fabricated in steel by Luke Lister, Blacksmiths […]

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Memorial sculpture for Ambrose High School, Salford.

Published February 15th, 2009

Feb ’09. Alan Birch has started work on a sculpture commission to commemorate the life of a pupil, Olivia, who tragically died at the school last year, in conjunction with her friends and family. It will be in the form of a metalwork tree, and contain symbols, text and objects associated with Olivia and her […]

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New sculpture for Mill Farm Youth Centre, Kirkby.

Published February 15th, 2009

Feb ’09. Knowsley Arts Service are commissioning Alan Birch to work with young people who use the Centre to generate ideas for a sculpture to be located in the grounds .Starting-points for ideas have been the local history of the area, which used to be a farm, and local wildlife and ecology. Alan has undertaken […]

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The View, Bacup.

Published November 28th, 2008

October 2008 saw the official opening of a new public space in Bacup. Artists Alan Birch and Jill Randall worked with project manager Gayle Knight, Groundwork East Lancashire, Rossendale Borough Council and Elevate, East Lancashire. The ideas were generated from consultation with local residents and developed through a series of creative wokshops. The public space […]

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