2010

NZ3064 : 'Flash @ Hebburn', Hebburn Riverside Park

taken 14 years ago, near to Walker, Newcastle Upon Tyne, England

'Flash @ Hebburn', Hebburn Riverside Park
'Flash @ Hebburn', Hebburn Riverside Park
'Flash @ Hebburn' is a piece of public art by Charles Quick, installed at Hebburn Riverside Park on 7 March 2009. The £150,000 project involves 12 columns in a 3 x 4 grid, each 8.5 metre high, bearing LED lights each powered by a solar panel NZ3064 : Flash at Hebburn (Public Art ). Revolutionary radio technology is used to control sequences of blue and white flashes designed to echo the area’s industrial past. The columns are not inter-connected by cables.
At dusk the installation plays 15 minute flash sequences of two from eight patterns LinkExternal link
During daylight hours, a 30 second sequence is used every 15 minutes. The photograph shows the third set of lights down slope glowing blue during one of these sequences.
Full details are given here LinkExternal link

Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Andrew Curtis and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
Category: Art installation
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Hebburn Riverside Park [8] · Industrial [5] · Flash Hebburn [4] ·
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Photographer
Andrew Curtis   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Friday, 16 July, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 17 July, 2010
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 3008 6441 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:58.4042N 1:31.8974W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 3011 6438
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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