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Edward Allington made a series of four sculptures called 'From the Sex of Metals' in response to a question from art critic Stuart Morgan as to what sex his sculptures were. The artist began these works as a way to explore the question further, and then asked, 'to what strange gender does steel belong or bronze, and what is sex but the most extraordinary and elaborate mechanism for filtering fluids?'
Yorkshire Sculpture Park
H 135 x W 166 x D 171 cm