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Big Darts Fan, Dartford Football Stadium

Philip Bews Diane Gorvin
Sculpture for public sites


Big Darts Fan

Dartford Football Stadium, Princess Park. Commissioned by  Jeremy Kite Deputy Leader, Dartford Borough Council       

This giant football fan at 5. 5m high was commissioned for Dartford’s new stadium. The figure also embodies the green principals of the stadium’s design by  architect Mei-yun Valdivia a l'Onions of Alexander Sedgley Urban Edge Studios. He is made of green oak from Lydney Park, Forest of Dean where Phil was able to select the tree best suited for the sculpture. Transportation and installation was by Damon Bramley under Phil’s direction.

Apologies to the photographers who took these two photos, we lost the details. Please e-mail us, on bewsgorvin@zoho.com so we can credit name's here, and add links.

Move mouse to see Phil's photo of the sculpture just after it was installed.

© Diane Gorvin Philip Bews 2013