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Flailing Trees
Flailing Trees
Flailing Trees
Flailing Trees
Flailing Trees
Flailing Trees
Flailing Trees

© Estate of Gustav Metzger. All Rights Reserved, DACS 2024. Image credit: Martin Henderson / Art UK

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The work consists of twenty upended willow trees, with heads plunged into a base of around seven tonnes of concrete.
Title

Flailing Trees

Date

2009

Medium

concrete & willow trees

Measurements

H 48 x W 440 x D 520 cm

Accession number

M14_MH_S155

Acquisition method

commissioned for Manchester International Festival, 2009

Work type

Sculpture

Owner

Manchester City Council

Custodian

Manchester City Council

Work status

extant

Access

time restrictions apply

Access note

Park opening hours.

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Located at

Whitworth Park, Manchester

M14 4PJ

Located in the southern area of the park, near Moss Lane East.