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Squeaky Gate

Dec 17, 2013
Smith and Wallwork are working with Cambridge charity Squeaky Gate and Cambridge University on an innovative structure for the 2014 RHS Chelsea Flower Show. The proposal (which has already been accepted by the RHS) comprises a tensegrity sphere built from
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Margate Sliding Wall Project Opens

Sep 29, 2013
Artist Alex Chinneck opens the Sliding Wall in Margate. Smith and Wallwork provided the structural engineering calculations and drawings that helped enable the unusual project which took an abandoned building and ‘slipped’ its facade. The art installation will be on
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Work starts on Margate Sliding Wall

Sep 08, 2013
Work started last week on Margate Sliding Wall. The project is by artist Alex Chinneck and Smith and Wallwork are supporting with structural engineering design. The opening is planned for 30th September and the installation will be up for 1
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Seaside Art

Jul 20, 2013
The Margate Sliding Wall installation by artist Alex Chinneck is getting closer. Smith and Wallwork have recently completed drawings for the structure that will support the Margate Sliding Wall installation. The artist Alex Chinneck has been in our offices working
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Sandbag Structure

Mar 12, 2013
Smith and Wallwork are collaborating with Roz Barr Architects on a potential installation at this years Venice Biennale. The installation proposes the careful arrangement and stacking of some 17,000 sandbags to create a piece of public art, a large courtyard
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Building required

Jan 08, 2013
Smith and Wallwork are collaborating with Alex Chinneck to create the ‘Sliding Building’ installation. Alex Chinneck is an artist whose work with materials creates visually challenging installations. Much of his work is centered around the built environment and the stuff
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