The Wave

Blackpool, Lancashire

Artist: Lucy Glendinning

The Wave sculpture was created by m-tec in a joint project between Blackpool Borough Council and sculptor Lucy Glendinning. The sculpture, located in St Johns Square, Blackpool, weighs 17 tonnes and stands 10.3m tall.

Wave of Inspiration:
Lucy Glendinning
& m-tec.

The Waves’ complex shape was a challenge for the fabrication team at m-tec. It is made from stainless steel and curved to represent a wave breaking.

The studded resin inserts in the design are internally lit by colour-changing LEDs, to give the structure a constantly changing appearance.

Crafting the
Unconventional: Stainless Steel Waves.

The Wave Sculpture

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