Mild steel, marine ply, mirrored acrylic, concrete and fixings.
John Nicholas Brown commissioned Richard Neutra to design a Summer home for his family. It was called Windshield and finished a few months before the hurricane of '38 tore its roof off. This sculpture, which draws on the form of Windshield's ribbon windows, is sited in the grounds of the John Nicholas Brown Center for Public Humanities and Cultural Heritage, the former residence of the
Commissioned by The John Nicholas Brown Center for Public Humanities and Cultural Heritage
, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA.
Produced while in residence at the Perry and Marty Granoff Centre for the Arts
, Brown University. The residency was supported by Culture Ireland as part of Imagine Ireland
, a Year of Irish Arts in America 2011.
Curated by Ian Russell