Riverside Art

Neptune and Armstrong coat of arms

Armstrong Coat of Arms

The connection with Walker Naval Yard is celebrated by the Armstrong coat of arms and Neptune’s head, recovered from the Walker Naval Yard when it closed in 1985. In 1981 Vickers Armstrong finally left the site. Subsequently a derelict mile-long riverside frontage was reclaimed to a 25 hectare complex of low density, high specification offices…

Untitled - David MacMillan 1990

Untitled – David MacMillan (1990)

This red painted steel sculpture was originally displayed at Gateshead Garden Festival in 1990, now sited within Newcastle Business Park, who commissioned the piece. It is an undulating sculpture which gives the impression of rolling hills. The red painted open steel forms, which individually are very precise and angular, combine to form a gracefully flowing…

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