Solidarity

Submitted by Arkadiusz Gawecki

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Client: Ovre Eiker municipality

Location: Skotselv, Norway

Completion date: 2014

Project Team

Artist

Arkadiusz Gawecki

Client

Ovre Eiker kommune ,Norway

Overview

It is a hand forged steel sculpture .The crown was made in blacksmith workshop in Skotselv,Norway and the rest in the forge of Gdansk shipyard ,Poland .It is 500 cm high, 110cm wide , 8 tons weight.

Goals

It was additional sculpture to existing outdoor art gallery .The goal was to connect artistic blacksmithing with industrial blacksmithing in one design and to show colaboration between blacksmiths. Solid material with organic lines symbolizes solidarity .

Process

Artist and designer of this project is Arkadiusz Gawecki who made one part of this sculpture in his own studio and the rest in shipyard idustrial forge with the help of local blacksmiths.