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Rosnes Benches
Rosnes Benches
Rosnes Benches
Rosnes Benches
Rosnes Benches
Rosnes Benches
Rosnes Benches
Rosnes Benches
Rosnes Benches
Rosnes Benches
Rosnes Benches
Rosnes Benches
Rosnes Benches

© the copyright holders. Photo credit: Fiona Jeffrey / Art UK

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The artwork website states: 'Rosnes Bench' is an idea developed for the vast and diverse landscape of Dumfries and Galloway. To experience the 'Rosnes Benches' we have to go into this land, into nature and allow the artworks to challenge how we see and perceive this world – usually from eye level, usually looking forward and down and usually with the ideas and methods that become habitual to us and matter of fact. The benches slow us down, create stillness, change our viewpoint and help us to remain in the moment and be part off the immediate context that surrounds us. 'Rosnes' is 'Sensor' spelled backwards. Interacting with them helps us to contemplate life in a 'sensory' manner.

Date

2014

Medium

stone

Accession number

DG7_FJ_S073

Acquisition method

commissioned by Forestry Commission Scotland and Scottish Natural Heritage with investment from Leader Dumfries and Galloway, Creative Scotland and Dumfries and Galloway Council

Work type

Sculpture

Owner

Forestry Commission Scotland

Custodian

Forestry Commission Scotland

Work status

extant

Unveiling date

12th April 2014

Access

at all times


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Located at

Raider's Road, Galloway Forest

DG7 3SH

Situated along the riverside path from the Otter Pool carpark near Clatteringshaws Loch.