Studio Nathan Coley

From Here 2020

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Illuminated Text on Scaffolding. Permanent Sculpture. 60m x .80m


St Georges Dock Pumping Station, Liverpool, UK

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Commissioned by Liverpool Biennial and Liverpool City Council

Photo Credit

Keith Hunter


Theses on the Philosophy of History, The State of Things

Walter Benjamin

A Klee painting named Angelus Novus shows an angel looking as though he is about to move away from something he is fixedly contemplating. His eyes are staring, his mouth is open, his wings are spread. This is how one pictures the angel of history. His face is turned toward the past.…