JAMES AND ELEANOR AVERY

 

Ride

Ryde Garden
North Ryde, Sydney, Australia
permanent public artworks commissioned by Country Garden, curated by Virginia Wilson

 

James and Eleanor Avery - Ride, Ryde Garden, North Ryde, Sydney

 

James and Eleanor Avery - Ride, Ryde Garden, North Ryde, Sydney

 

James and Eleanor Avery - Ride, Ryde Garden, North Ryde, Sydney

 

James and Eleanor Avery - Ride, Ryde Garden, North Ryde, Sydney

 

James and Eleanor Avery - Ride, Ryde Garden, North Ryde, Sydney

 

James and Eleanor Avery - Ride, Ryde Garden, North Ryde, Sydney

 

James and Eleanor Avery - Ride, Ryde Garden, North Ryde, Sydney

 

James and Eleanor Avery - Ride, Ryde Garden, North Ryde, Sydney

 

James and Eleanor Avery - Ride, Ryde Garden, North Ryde, Sydney

 

James and Eleanor Avery - Ride, Ryde Garden, North Ryde, Sydney

 

Ride is two climbable sculptures plus seats at Ryde Garden, North Ryde, Sydney, Australia. A permanent public artwork commissioned by Country Garden Australia, curated by Virginia Wilson and fabricated by Stainless Aesthetics.

Inspired by mediaeval jousting horses and fairground carousels, Ride is an installation of two 'horses' plus two pentagonal seats, positioned to encourage interactive and inventive play. The title of the work is a pun on the location name Ryde.

Ride
painted aluminium
200 x 330 x 160 cm each, plus seats
2018

All photographs © Richard Glover 2018
Black and white vertical artwork in images 1, 3 & 4 by Dion Horstmans

 

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