“Viewport” Workington Port, West Cumbria, UK

Proposal for 2 lookouts on headlands above the busy working port of Workington.  Each headland is a popular local haunt and parking area.

Workington Port View Port public art 1

Using retrofitted shipping containers, the sites were marked, and simple facilities could be introduced.  The shipping containers would be lit at night, functioning as beacons, sites for art interventions and exhibitions, sites for siting, sending signals and serious contemplation.

Workington Port View Port public art 2

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