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Warm Shores
Warm Shores
Warm Shores
Warm Shores
Warm Shores
Warm Shores
Warm Shores
Warm Shores
Warm Shores
Warm Shores
Warm Shores
Warm Shores
Warm Shores
Warm Shores
Warm Shores

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'Warm Shores' is a sculpture of two figures (a man and a woman) who are made from a composite of 30 residents connected to the Windrush generation.

Warm Shores






H 275 x W (?) x D (?) cm

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Acquisition method

commissioned by Hackney Council and produced and curated by Create London; funded by the Art Fund, with additional support from the Henry Moore Foundation

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Hackney Council

Work status


Unveiling date

22nd June 2022


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Located at

Mare Street, Hackney

E8 1EA

Set on the forecourt of Hackney Town Hall.