Monolith (Optic), 2016, is currently on view in the Sculpture Park at Roche Court, near Salisbury, Wiltshire.
A synthesis of engineering and optical research that draws on subjects including maritime camouflage, Cubism and Op Art, the work appears to change endlessly according to shifting light conditions. .
"In some ways it’s a monument to disappearance." – Conrad Shawcross
Read an interview with Conrad Shawcross about the work.
See a film of Monolith (Optic) at the 2016 Frieze Sculpture Park.
Image: Conrad Shawcross, Monolith (Optic) 2016 at Roche Court
Ed. 1 of 3 + 2 APs
600 x 217.4 x 42.4 cm / 19ft 8 ¼ x 7ft 1 ⅝ x 1ft 4 ¾ ins