Nonsense Alphabet, Knowsley, Liverpool

Year

2011

These sculptures are inspired by Edward Lear’s Nonsense Alphabet. The Earl of Derby who lived in Knowsley Hall was Lear’s patron. They form part of a public art scheme led by Gordon Young for Borough Council.

The Knowsley Nose Located on the first floor of the leisure centre
The Fizzigigious Fish This 5 mtr high walking fish is at the entrance to the leisure centre in Huyton, Liverpool
Giant Ants Sited in the entrance to the leisure centre