Colin Caffell Sculpture Commissions - the full works
Sculptor, potter, garden designer and author

Home Page

About Gallery Exhibitions Commissioning Commissions Casting Garden Design Writing Contact Links
Previous Back to Sculpture Next

A Moment In Time
enlarge image


Resin maquette. 18cms high
This was the design for a sculpture to stand outside the newly refurbished Farnham Road Hospital in Guildford. Unfortunately, the NHS was under a lot of flack over how they were apportioning their resources, so the project was shelved. As a psychiatric hospital specialising in helping those with dementia, the sculpture represented hospital/clinician as container where rare moments of psychological contact (a shared experience symbolised by the chance arrival of a bird) are opportunities for clinical advance; an opportunity for psychological contact. This would have been scaled up to the height of approximately 6 foot and cast in bronze