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Penguins Amongst the Luggage


The Luggage on Hope Street is one of my favourite pieces of public art in Liverpool. Many of the cases have labels on them with the names of local people who have achieved something. These include Dr. Duncan, Arthur Askey, George Harrison, Paul McCartney and Kwok Fong to name but a few. More information may be found here.

So it seems entirely appropriate that some Penguins have found a home there as well. They are:


Penguins Amongst the Luggage


The Luggage on Hope Street is one of my favourite pieces of public art in Liverpool. Many of the cases have labels on them with the names of local people who have achieved something. These include Dr. Duncan, Arthur Askey, George Harrison, Paul McCartney and Kwok Fong to name but a few. More information may be found here.

So it seems entirely appropriate that some Penguins have found a home there as well. They are:

  • Around the World in Many Ways symbolising the migration of people from around the world who have arrived and settled in Liverpool through the years.
  • Splashy representing a celebration of Liverpool art with its differently shaped and coloured splashes.

comments (3)

Two lots of interesting sculptures together Les, I like these penguins, great fun.
Les Auld: And quite a contrast between the two Brian, thanks for the comment.
There surroundings are great, Splashy is my favourite.
Les Auld: For some reason I preferred the other one, but there is no accounting for taste Linda, thanks for the comment.
The council did a wonderful job here Les. The locals must be very proud of them. Long live the City Council.
Les Auld: They are enjoyed very much Ron, thanks for the comment.

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