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List of public art in Hounslow

This is a list of public art in the London Borough of Hounslow.

Bedfont

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Sculptor Source Coordinates
Topiary Church of St Mary the Virgin, Bedfont 1704
Wooden owl sculpture on bench Bedfont Lakes Country Park
East Bedfont War Memorial Grovestile Waye, Bedfont [1]

Brentford

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Sculptor Source Coordinates
'Liquidity' Sculpture at Ferry Wharf, Brentford, marking the entrance to the Grand Union Canal from the Thames River. 2002 Simon Packard [2]
'Totem' Sculpture at Ferry Quays marina, Brentford Simon Packard [2]
Acrobat GlaxoSmithKline building, Brentford 2001 Allen Jones [3]
Coat of arms of Middlesex mosaic Floor of entrance hall of Brentford Library 1904 Nowell Parr
Boer War Memorial In Brentford Library on staircase 1904 Nowell Parr [4]
Brentford War Memorials Near junction of Boston Manor Road and Windmill Road, outside Brentford Library 1923 (main memorial); the smaller memorials were installed in 1949 and 2009 [5]
Battle of Brentford memorial Brentford High Street, at junction of Alexandra Road and outside Brentford County Court 1909 (originally stood in Ferry Lane; moved to current site 1992) [6]
Coat of arms of Middlesex On Kew Bridge (see also under Richmond upon Thames) 1903 John Wolfe Barry and Cuthbert A Brereton [7]
The Bargemaster front of EMC2, Brentford 1990 Diane Thomson [8][9][10]
Lion Gate London Road, Brentford 18th century Robert Adam [11][12]
Inspiration to Flight Wallis House/ Beecham House, Great West Road, Brentford 1940 Donald Gilbert [13]

Chiswick

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Sculptor Source Coordinates
William Hogarth Chiswick High Road 2001 Jim Mathieson
Venus Chiswick House grounds
Statue of Andrea Palladio Chiswick House John Michael Rysbrack
Group of statues Chiswick House grounds
Couplet Corner of Church St and Chiswick Mall, Chiswick. 1999 Charles Hadcock
Chiswick War Memorial Turnham Green 1920s [14]
Mosaics Belmont Primary School, Chiswick 2004 Sue Edkins and schoolchildren [15]
V2 Rocket Memorial Staveley Road, Chiswick September 2004 [16]
Royal Arms of the United Kingdom sculpture Over door to 210 Chiswick High Road, the former police station (until 1972) 1872 [17]
Helen Reardon Drinking Fountain
Daniel, Elizabeth & Margaret Reardon
Strand-on-the-Green, Chiswick 1880

Feltham

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Sculptor Source Coordinates
Propeller Sculpture Sculpture at London Air Park / Browell's Lane roundabout. Located on the former site of the General Aircraft Ltd factory 1997 William Peers
Mural of Madam Alaska and her lion Alf King Children's Centre, Feltham 2011 Feltham Arts Association, Susie John and Gemma Hutton [18]
Rugby mural Feltham RFC, Hanworth Park [19]
Old Minimax factory gateway "Minimax Corner" (junction of Staines Road and Fagg's Road) 1911
Four Seasons (mosaics) The Centre, Feltham 2014 400 people from Feltham, Bedfont and Hanworth [20]
Feltham War Memorial High Street, Feltham, near pond [21]

Hanworth

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Sculptor Source Coordinates
Several murals The Hanworth Centre, 66 Hounslow Road, Hanworth [22][23]
60 ft mural to fallen soldiers Hanworth Royal British Legion Club garden [24][25]
Cow sculptures Roof of Job's Dairy, Hanworth 1977 Volunteers [26]
Hanworth War Memorial Main Street / Green Lane, Hanworth 1920 Architect: A P Green, Builders: Keates & Co. [27]

Heston

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Sculptor Source Coordinates
Drinking fountain Hayes Road, Heston 1877, moved in 1974 [28]
The Ramblers Heston Farm Estate, nr M4 2000/2001 Ray Smith [29]

Hounslow

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Sculptor Source Coordinates
Dragonfly Hounslow Heath, near the Staines Road/Frampton Road car park
Memorial to the first flight from Britain to Australia Staines Road, near Hounslow Heath [30]
Angels Holy Trinity Church, Hounslow High Street
Community mosiacs in Hounslow North of Hounslow High Street, on edge of car park. Unveiled 30 March 2012. School and community groups under Susie John and Sue Edkins.
Mural Tivoli Road, Hounslow Paint My Panda [31]
Heart of Space Hounslow Civic Centre 1980 Charles Hewlings [32]
Gate, archway and fence panels Beaversfield Park / Ravensdale Road / Rosemary Avenue 2005/2006 Chris Plowman [33]

Isleworth and Ivybridge

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Sculptor Source Coordinates
Pair of ornate streetlamps Gillette Corner
"The Heron", metal sculpture The Cathja Dutch barge, moored at Old Isleworth Martin Cotts [34]
Isleworth War Memorial Twickenham Road, Isleworth, in front of St Bridget's Roman Catholic Church 1922 [35]
Henry Glossop Memorial Drinking Fountain and Streetlamp Upper Square, Isleworth 1870 [36]
Butterflies and birds Entrance to Redlees Park, Twickenham Road, Isleworth 1990s [37]
The Ivybridge Mural Mogden Lane, Ivybridge estate 1999 Stephen Stockbridge [38]

References

  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ a b Local Sculptures - 'Liquidity' and 'Totem'
  3. ^ [2]
  4. ^ Photo of Boer War Memorial in Brentford Library
  5. ^ Brentford War Memorial
  6. ^ Brentford War Memorial 1912
  7. ^ "Kew Bridge - A History". Brentford History. Retrieved 22 July 2014. 
  8. ^ http://www.dianathomsonsculptor.co.uk/
  9. ^ http://www.pmsa.org.uk/pmsa-database/3933/
  10. ^ [3]
  11. ^ Weinreb, Ben, and Hibbert, Christopher (ed.). The London Encyclopaedia (1992 ed.). Macmillan. p. 877. 
  12. ^ Brentford History - Syon House
  13. ^ Local Sculptures - The search for the ‘Airman’ sculptor, Duncan Walker
  14. ^ New Look for Chiswick War Memorial
  15. ^ [4]
  16. ^ [5]
  17. ^ History of Chiswick Police station
  18. ^ Feltham mural inspired by tale of lion roaming streets
  19. ^ UK - London - Hanworth - Feltham Rugby Football Club in Hanworth Park - Murals
  20. ^ http://www.getwestlondon.co.uk/news/local-news/giant-puppet-welcomes-mayor-feltham-7226626
  21. ^ Feltham War Memorial
  22. ^ [6]
  23. ^ [7]
  24. ^ Mural wall unveiled at Hanworth Remembrance
  25. ^ Photos
  26. ^ http://www.jobsdairy.co.uk/questions.htm
  27. ^ [8]
  28. ^ [9]
  29. ^ [raysmithartist.com/Ray_Smith_CV.doc Ray Smith - Public Commissions]
  30. ^ Hounslow Heath - First London Airport Memorial
  31. ^ Tivoli Road
  32. ^ [10]
  33. ^ new art collectors - Chris Plowman
  34. ^ [11]
  35. ^ Isleworth - A History
  36. ^ IAn A-Z of Isleworth 3
  37. ^ Redlees Park
  38. ^ Photo including plaque
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