Safe as Houses by Louise Rice

This work features a fabric covered cabinet with the appearance of three blankets resting on it.


Glass & fabric & wool & wood
67 x 52 x 37 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,440 ( Total: £1,600)
Acquired in:
Louise Rice

The top and bottom blankets are actually made from mould blown glass forms while the middle blanket is a real fabric blanket. The artist has written 'I am interested in ideas relating to memory, loss and how we perceive our own past'. Purchased by the Art Fund with the assistance of the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation.


The artist.

Venue details

Ulster Museum Botanic Gardens, Belfast County Antrim BT9 5AB 028 9044 0000

Entry details

Free entry to all
Free exhibition with National Art Pass

Tue – Sun, 10am – 5pm

Closed Mon (except on Northern Ireland Bank Holiday Mondays)