TOGETHER AND APART BY ANTHONY GORMLEY IS ALSO KNOWN AS BROWN THOMAS
If you visit Limerick you may come across a department operating under the name “Brown Thomas” but when students mention “Brown Thomas” they could well be referring to this sculpture by Anthony Gormley.
Cast iron sculpture
189 x 48 x 24 cm
Installed at University of Limerick 21 February 2001
Sir Antony Mark David Gormley OBE RA (born 30 August 1950) is a British sculptor. His works include the Angel of the North, a public sculpture in Gateshead in the north of England, commissioned in 1994 and erected in February 1998; Another Place on Crosby Beach near Liverpool; and Event Horizon, a multipart site installation which premiered in London in 2007, around Madison Square in New York City, in 2010, in São Paulo, Brazil, in 2012, and in Hong Kong in 2015–16.
In 2008, The Daily Telegraph ranked Gormley number four in their list of the “100 most powerful people in British culture”