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…. an engineer, singer and photographer living in Scotland

Tate Modern: Bankside Power Station

Abraham Cruzvillegas: Empty Lot – 28 February 2016

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A visit to Tate Modern on a Sunday afternoon, resulted in the discovery of the current art installation.

Empty Lot (West side)

Empty Lot (West side)
28 February 2016

Created by Abraham Cruzvillegas and called Empty, it was commissioned by Tate Modern and sponsored by Hyundai. A series of triangular boxes on a triangular scaffold plinth. There are two part one on each the east and west side of the turbine hall.

Triangular Boxes on the west side

Triangular Boxes on the west side
28 February 2016

Features of the turbine hall of Bankside Power Station are still visible. The Scottish Heritage of the main structural steelwork is still visible.

Lanarkshire Steel Company Girder

Lanarkshire Steel Company Girder
28 February 2016

Author: Stewart

An instrumentation engineer who enjoys photography and singing. Working in the West of Scotland; a member of St Mary's Cathedral Glasgow and Southwark Cathedral; and a volunteer guard/signalman on the Ffestiniog Railway in North Wales.

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