Of Earth and Sky art trail in Gloucester

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Follow Luke Jerram’s new art trail around Gloucester – with 31 sculptures and installations to discover across the city.

New art trail, Of Earth and Sky, is coming to Gloucester with 31 installations curated by artist Luke Jerram appearing across the city, from Monday 24 August to Sunday 1 November 2020.

Of Earth and Sky features words and poetry submitted by Gloucestershire residents, curated by artist Luke Jerram and poet JPDL, transformed into large-scale works of art using stencils and sculptures. The artwork will form a trail of over 30 locations across Gloucester.

The installation aims to help people appreciate parks and outdoor spaces, which have been especially important during lockdown, as well as encouraging visitors to see Gloucester differently and also to spread words of hope from the local community.

All the sites in the art trail have been chosen to ensure they are accessible to all and that social distancing can be maintained while viewing the artwork.

Here’s where you can see all 31 Of Earth and Sky installations in Gloucester:

1. Armscroft Park

2. Barnwood Park

3. Boating lake at Westgate Park

4. Clock Tower Park

5. College Green

6. Coney Hill Park

7. Discover DeCrypt

8. Elmbridge Park

9. Gloucester Cathedral

10. Gloucester Guildhall

11. Orchard Square at Gloucester Quays

12. Gloucester Park

13. Greyfriars

14. Hempsted Play Park

15. Hillfield Gardens

16. King George V Playing Field

17. Kingsway Manor Farm Park

18. Llantony Road

19. Llanthony Secunda Priory

20. Matson Shops

21. Parry Field Play Area

22. Plock Court

23. Robinswood Hill Country Park

24. Saintbridge Balancing Pond

25. Scott Avenue Play Area

26. Sebert Street Car Park

27. St James City Farm

28. St Oswald’s Priory

29. The Sabrina at Gloucester Docks

30. The Venture White City

31. Tuffley Park

The artist behind the project, Gloucestershire-born Luke Jerram, was also behind the hugely popular Museum of the Moon in 2019 and will be bringing his planet Earth inspired Gaia installation to Gloucester Cathedral in October 2020.

For more information, visit ofearthandsky.co.uk.

Of Earth and Sky
Various locations around Gloucester
Monday 24 August to Sunday 1 November 2020
All day
Free of charge
Telephone number not available

© SoGlos
Tuesday 18 August 2020

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