Innovative community gate with cast bronze handprints
Location: Binham, Norfolk / King‘s Lynn, Norfolk, UK
This community gate built for a garden in King’s Lynn links old with young. To open the gate, residents place their hands in cast bronze handprints either of the previous residents, or of their long-grown-up children. The gate opens gently on a precisely balanced bearings.
I am pleased to be taking part in WORKS+WORDS 2019, the 2nd Biennale for Artistic Research in Architecture at KADK which presents contemporary European artistic research in architecture produced between 2015 and 2019.