Waldella, Dundee by David Batchelor

Waldella, Dundee was commissioned from a series of works with strings of lights which illuminate plastic containers.


Plastic, light bulbs, electric cabling
10m x 80 cm x 40 cm
Art Fund grant:
£27,740 ( Total: £47,740)
Acquired in:
David Batchelor

This work is a hanging cluster of 250 brightly coloured plastic bottles hanging from a single point in the roof structure on a thick rope of electric flex. The vertical character of the work will emphasise the 3 storey height of the newly redeveloped McManus. Visitors will encounter different sections of the work at different levels of the building and the work will look different at different times of day.


The artist.

Venue details

McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery and Museum Albert Square, Meadowside, DUNDEE Tayside DD1 1DA 01382 307200 www.themcmanus-dundee.gov.uk

Entry details

Free to all

Mon – Sat, 10am – 5pm
Sun, 12.30pm – 4.30pm