Portfolio

  • Lovells

    lovells-birds-webChrysalis Arts was commissioned by Leeds City Council in consultation with Little London Arts, to create a new community artwork for the Lovell Hill Park entrance to the ‘Lovells’ housing estate near the city centre. The metalwork design is by Kate Maddison and is based on ideas developed in community workshops by locally based artist Hannah Carey. The artwork consists ...
  • Tonge Fold

    Tonge Fold MontageChrysalis Arts was commissioned by East Bolton Regeneration to create artworks for Tonge Fold as part of their Local Centre Improvement Programme completed in June 2005. Artists Kate Maddison, Van Nong and Helen Turner actively involved community representatives in a consultation and design process and worked collaboratively with Officers from EBR, including engineers from the ...
  • Lord Street Artworks

    Nautilus Lord StArtwork for Lord Street Gardens has been designed by artists Kate Maddison and Van Nong from Chrysalis Arts to compliment the refurbishment of Lord Street Gardens by Sefton Council. The Gardens were originally designed by Thomas Mawson, a renowned landscape architect of the arts and crafts movement and retain many of their original features. The Nautilus, ...
  • Cottingley Fairies

    Cottingley Sq The Cottingley Fairies are a set of photographs taken by two teenage girls in the early 1900’s depicting fairies in a natural setting near Cottingley, Bradford. During an historic era of image making, when photography moved from the formality of the professional studio and the preserve of a few enthusiasts to become more widely accessible to ...
  • Locklines

    Locklines A public art project developed by Chrysalis Arts for a series of commemorative lock gates created with a sculptor and three poets working with the Canal and River Trust to celebrate the inauguration of the new charity entrusted with the care of 2,000 miles of waterway in England and Wales. “Functional objects have always held ...
  • New Milton Performance Pavilion

    New Milton Performance Pavilion The Performance Pavilion is an original design by Kate Maddison of Chrysalis Arts that was commissioned by New Forest District Council and created in collaboration with blacksmith/ fabricators Chris Brammall Ltd and the Council’s landscape architects. The Pavilion is a spectacular and elegant structure providing a covered performance space at a raised ...