Glass Canopies

Throughout Workington town centreWorkington town centre canopies

Over eight hundred glass panels by Alexander Beleschenko form canopies outside town centre shops in Workington, making it one of the country's largest decorative glass projects. Inspired by the landscape and industry of the area, the canopies cover an area of over 1,200 square metres.

About the artist

Alexander Beleschenko makes large scale architectural glass works for commission and exhibition. His work can be seen in places including Southwark Underground Station in London, the Herz Jesu Kirche in Munich and St. John's College, Oxford.

(Photograph by Peter Stephenson.)
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