Pharos

This sculptural installation was funded as part of the Shine Emerging Artist Programme run by Light Up the North.

Pharos (2019)
Mixed Media and LEDs
Installation on show as part of Lightwaves 2019


Pharos is a dynamic sculpture constructed from a series of lenses and designed to absorb light from nearby sources, which in turn proceeds to dance across the surface of each lens before being projected outwards in organic patterns that shift and pulsate as the sculpture rotates in a manner reminiscent of a lighthouse.

Taking its name from the one the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World- the Pharos of Alexandria (or the Lighthouse of Alexandria), this work pays homage to its spiritual ancestors through both form and function; casting hypnotic waves of light to illuminate the dark corners of its urban surroundings with a warm glow.

Pharos (2019)
Mixed Media and LEDs
Installation on show as part of Light Night Leeds 2019
Pharos (2019)
Mixed Media and LEDs
Installation on show as part of Light Night Leeds 2019
Pharos (2019)
Mixed Media and LEDs
Installation on show as part of Light Up Lancaster 2019
Pharos (2019)
Mixed Media and LEDs
Installation on show as part of Lightwaves 2019
Pharos (2019)
Mixed Media and LEDs
Installation on show as part of Lightwaves 2019