What is it that sets us apart
A series of 18 flags were commissioned and installed along the Hoe Promenade flag poles as part of the ‘We The People Are The Work’ visual arts programme.
Artist: Peter Liversidge
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Commissioner: Plymouth Visual Art Programming Group (PVAPG)
Producers: We The People Are The Work
Partners:The Gallery at Plymouth College of Art, KARST, Peninsula Arts at Plymouth University, Arts Council England, Plymouth Arts Centre and The Box, Plymouth
Singular words or part of a sentence were screen-printed onto each flag and together read as: What is it that sets us apart from what makes us similar What makes us think the same thing at the same time Is it this How good it is to be together.
About the Artist
Peter Liversidge’s practice is diverse and multidisciplinary; his persistent questioning of the world results in pieces that experiment with the idea of what is possible as an artist and within a group. The works are also united by an undercurrent of dark, absurdist humour.
Watch a video of the work on the We The People Youtube channel (Accessed 21 June 2018)
Read more about Peter Liversidge and his works on the website.(Accessed 12 June 2018)
See more of and other works on the We The People Are The Work website.(Accessed 6 June 2018)