'Perspectives'is an organic pavilion structure covered with Cedar Shingles, whichsits atop the beautiful Surrey Hills at Winterfold, and throws itself evocatively into the vista that has been opened up below.
Commission by Surrey Hills Arts and the Mittal Foundation, the project aimed to create places of quiet and restful contemplation along a beautiful scenic route on the Hills of Surrey, south of London.
受到人们在公共场合雕刻在树木，长椅和其他地方的留言的启发， Giles Miller从当地的学校，居民和其他的捐赠者中整理收集了关于爱和回忆的诗歌，短信，缩写和留言。这些信息被雕刻在覆盖在亭子表面的每一块有机雪松木瓦上，并朝着雕塑面前抛出，如同将他们的感情对着世界表达。
Inspired by the words and messages etched by people in public places, on trees, benches and elsewhere, Giles Miller has collated poetry, messages, initials and messages of love and memory from local schools, residents and other contributors to the project. These messages have been etched onto the surface of the organic cedar shingles that cover the piece, and appear to throw themselves out towards the front of the sculpture as if voicing their sentiments to the world that opens up below.
At its core, the shingles overlap and the sculpture functions architecturally to protect and shield the user from the elements, but at its mouth the surface flattens and evocatively opens out in dissipation as the shingles appear to fly out towards the waiting valley.
设计单位 Giles Miller Studio
地址 Greensand Ln, Guildford GU5 9EN, United Kingdom
摄影师 John Miller, Richard Chivers