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I was employed at Yorkshire Sculpture Park as Deputy Head Sculpture Technician for 8 years.

 

YSP is a world renowned indoor and outdoor art gallery.

Main Tasks

  • Supervising  the technician team and volunteers during exhibition installations

  • Liaising with artists to ensure the work is built and installed correctly

  • Conservation and condition reporting of artwork

I also learnt a wide variety skills from Chainsaw and Forklift Truck licences to Portable appliance testing. 

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Images

(courtesy of Dick Ellis)

These are some of the works which were constructed by the YSP technician team onsite with the artists.

Emily Speed  - Cabanon

Jauma plensa - House of Knowledge  

David Nash - Black Steps

Peter Randall Page - Maquette Benches

Andy Goldsworthy - Cracked Clay Walls.

 

Amar Kanwar - The Sovereign Forest and Other Stories