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Floating Rocks

Icon For Artist Artist Colin Rose
Icon For About About Stone artwork sited in the settling pool next to the waterfall.

Floating Rocks

Floating Rocks was created in 1996 in response to the newly created landscape in Watergate Park. The artist was interested in the large scale reshaping of the area and the creation of the lake.

The artwork is sited in the settling pool next to the waterfall, which creates a heightened focus of the work. Each stone is core drilled and fixed to the surface of the water to create the illusion that they are floating on the surface of the water.

For more information about the artist: Colin Rose

Address

Watergate Forest Park

Off Whickham Highway

Lobley Hill

Gateshead

NE11 9RQ

United Kingdom


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