List of public art in Hillingdon

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This is a list of public art in the London Borough of Hillingdon.

Eastcote[edit]

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Artist Source Coordinates
Coat of arms of Middlesex Outside Eastcote Library, Field End Road, Eastcote 1959 Unknown [1] 51°34′50″N 0°24′01″W / 51.5805°N 0.4003°W / 51.5805; -0.4003

Harefield[edit]

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Artist Source Coordinates
Prometheus / Commemorating Sir Magdi Yacoub Harefield Hospital, Harefield 21 November 2008 Pavlos Angelos Kougioumtzis[2] [3] 51°36′25″N 0°28′58″W / 51.6069°N 0.4828°W / 51.6069; -0.4828

Harmondsworth[edit]

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Artist Source Coordinates
Royal Canadian Air Force Memorial Harmondsworth Moor, Harmondsworth 1995 [4] 51°29′24″N 0°29′21″W / 51.4901°N 0.4893°W / 51.4901; -0.4893

Hayes[edit]

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Artist Source Coordinates
Saint Christopher (mural on North wall) St Mary the Virgin Church,
Church Road, Hayes
14th century Unknown [5]
St Anselm and St George (Reredos carving) St Mary the Virgin Church,
Church Road, Hayes
Late 19th/early 20th century George Fellowes Prynne [6]
Hayes War Memorial (wooden Calvary on raised stone plinth with brick surrounding walls and carved inscriptions) Church Road, Hayes Post-World War II Unknown [7] 51°31′04″N 0°25′09″W / 51.51766°N 0.419146°W / 51.51766; -0.419146
Immaculate Heart of Mary (oil painting, 5½m x 3m) Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, Hayes 1961 Pietro Annigoni [8] 51°30′29″N 0°25′16″W / 51.50806°N 0.421046°W / 51.50806; -0.421046
Bird Sculpture at Lake Farm Park, Hayes - geograph.org.uk - 8469.jpg Bird sculpture Lake Farm Country Park c. 2002 Ben Dearnley [9] 51°30′42″N 0°25′31″W / 51.51166°N 0.425146°W / 51.51166; -0.425146
Night scene (tree sculpture) Norman Leddy Memorial Gardens, Hayes Tom "Carver" Harvey [10] 51°31′14″N 0°25′24″W / 51.52046°N 0.423206°W / 51.52046; -0.423206
Man looking for his dog (tree sculpture) Barra Hall Park, Hayes Tom "Carver" Harvey [10] 51°31′05″N 0°25′24″W / 51.51816°N 0.423416°W / 51.51816; -0.423416
The Converse Wall of Clash Powerhouse building, Blyth Road, Hayes 2014 Remi Rough and System (Agents of Change) [11] 51°30′15.96″N 0°25′34.5″W / 51.5044333°N 0.426250°W / 51.5044333; -0.426250
Tiling underpass at Hayes and Harlington railway station 2003 Lubna Chowdhary [12]

Art installation[edit]

On Sunday 5 August 2012, Jeremy Deller's art installation Sacrilege (an inflatable life-size model of Stonehenge) was installed in Barra Hall Park, Hayes from 10.30am to 6pm. An estimated 1,400 people visited on the day.[13]

Heathrow Airport[edit]

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Artist Source Coordinates
Alcock.brown.statue.arp.750pix.jpg Alcock and Brown Newall Road, on north side of Heathrow Airport 1954 William McMillan [14] 51°28′50″N 0°26′36″W / 51.48053°N 0.4433°W / 51.48053; -0.4433
General Roy cannon (north) (the corresponding south one is at Hampton) Junction of Nene Road and Northern Perimeter Road, north of Heathrow Airport 1790 Captain William Mudge [15] 51°28′47″N 0°27′01″W / 51.47980°N 0.4502°W / 51.47980; -0.4502
Heathrow Terminal 5 037.JPG Moving World (Night & Day), pair of illuminated neon and steel walls Heathrow Terminal 5 2008 Langlands and Bell [16] 51°28′24″N 0°29′22″W / 51.47322°N 0.48938°W / 51.47322; -0.48938
London Heathrow Airport gate guardian (Emirates A380), 10 September 2012.jpg Emirates A380 sculpture North side of Heathrow Airport, at north entrance to vehicle tunnel 2008 Penwal [17] 51°28′50″N 0°27′11″W / 51.48061°N 0.4530°W / 51.48061; -0.4530
Turkish Airlines globe sculpture Centre of Heathrow Airport 2013 [18] 51°28′19″N 0°27′11″W / 51.47189°N 0.4531°W / 51.47189; -0.4531
That sculpture thingy at Heathrow Terminal 2 (14175345927).jpg Slipstream Heathrow Terminal 2 2014 Richard Wilson [19] 51°28′10.8″N 0°26′58.8″W / 51.469667°N 0.449667°W / 51.469667; -0.449667
Swan letter Heathrow T5.jpg Yan Shu (swan letter) Heathrow Terminal 5 2008 UnitedVisualArtists [20] 51°28′17.71″N 0°29′17.23″W / 51.4715861°N 0.4881194°W / 51.4715861; -0.4881194
Cloud Heathrow Terminal 5 2008 Troika [21] 51°28′17.71″N 0°29′17.23″W / 51.4715861°N 0.4881194°W / 51.4715861; -0.4881194
All the Time in the World Heathrow Terminal 5 2008 Troika [22] 51°28′17.71″N 0°29′17.23″W / 51.4715861°N 0.4881194°W / 51.4715861; -0.4881194
Oak Seasons Heathrow Terminal 5 2008 Christopher Pearson [23] 51°28′17.71″N 0°29′17.23″W / 51.4715861°N 0.4881194°W / 51.4715861; -0.4881194
Animated Crest Heathrow Terminal 5 2008 Christopher Pearson [24] 51°28′17.71″N 0°29′17.23″W / 51.4715861°N 0.4881194°W / 51.4715861; -0.4881194
London Underground 150 sculpture at Heathrow Temrinals 1,2,3.jpg 150th anniversary sculpture Ticket hall at Heathrow Terminals 1, 2, 3 tube station [25] 51°28′16.67″N 0°27′8.64″W / 51.4712972°N 0.4524000°W / 51.4712972; -0.4524000
Hatton Cross stn westbound look east.JPG Imperial Airways 'speedbird' mosaics Hatton Cross tube station [26][27] 51°27′59.83″N 0°25′24″W / 51.4666194°N 0.42333°W / 51.4666194; -0.42333
London Taxi Heathrow Terminal 2 2014 Benedict Radcliffe [28] 51°28′10.62″N 0°27′4.87″W / 51.4696167°N 0.4513528°W / 51.4696167; -0.4513528

Northwood[edit]

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Artist Source Coordinates
Northwood War Memorial Green Lane, near Northwood tube station, Northwood 1921 [29] 51°36′42″N 0°25′30″W / 51.6116°N 0.4250°W / 51.6116; -0.4250

Ruislip[edit]

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Artist Source Coordinates
Pomnik Lotników Polskich w Northolt.jpg Polish War Memorial South Ruislip 2 November 1948 Mieczysław Lubelski [30] 51°32′56″N 0°24′01″W / 51.548809°N 0.400239°W / 51.548809; -0.400239
War Memorial, Ruislip - geograph.org.uk - 1438124.jpg Ruislip War Memorial Eastcote Road, opposite St Martin's Church, Ruislip [31] 51°34′39″N 0°25′38″W / 51.5775°N 0.4272°W / 51.5775; -0.4272

Uxbridge[edit]

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Artist Source Coordinates
Brunel Statue on Brunel University grounds.jpg Isambard Kingdom Brunel Brunel University, Uxbridge 6 July 2006 Anthony Stones [32] 51°31′59″N 0°28′30″W / 51.53307°N 0.47497°W / 51.53307; -0.47497
Anticipation /
Commemorating the Golden Jubilee of Elizabeth II
Uxbridge town centre, outside The Chimes 25 June 2002 Anita Lafford [33] 51°32′45″N 0°28′44″W / 51.5459°N 0.4789°W / 51.5459; -0.4789
Exit from Uxbridge Underground Station, High Street, Uxbridge - geograph.org.uk - 1779409.jpg Coats of arms of the Basset family, Middlesex and Buckinghamshire (stained glass) Exit from Uxbridge tube station 1934 Ervin Bossányi [34] 51°32′46″N 0°28′44″W / 51.5462°N 0.4788°W / 51.5462; -0.4788
UXBRIDGE-09 120512 CPS (7160090809).jpg Winged wheels Entrance to Uxbridge tube station 1934 Joseph Armitage [35] 51°32′46″N 0°28′44″W / 51.5461°N 0.4789°W / 51.5461; -0.4789
Uxbridge War Memorial - geograph.org.uk - 1755167.jpg Uxbridge War Memorial The Old Graveyard, Windsor Street, Uxbridge 1924 [36] 51°32′40″N 0°28′51″W / 51.5445°N 0.4808°W / 51.5445; -0.4808
St. Andrew's Gate. Uxbridge - geograph.org.uk - 339467.jpg Saint Andrew's Gate Hillingdon Road roundabout, Uxbridge 1957 [37] 51°32′38″N 0°28′22″W / 51.5439°N 0.4729°W / 51.5439; -0.4729
Hawker Hurricane gate guardian, RAF Uxbridge.jpg Hawker Hurricane Outside Battle of Britain Bunker Museum, RAF Uxbridge [38] 51°32′26″N 0°27′52″W / 51.54051°N 0.464428°W / 51.54051; -0.464428
Battle of Britain Bunker with Spitfire.jpg Supermarine Spitfire Outside Battle of Britain Bunker Museum, RAF Uxbridge [38] 51°32′25″N 0°27′52″W / 51.54031°N 0.464568°W / 51.54031; -0.464568

West Drayton[edit]

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Artist Source Coordinates
War Memorial outside the entrance to West Drayton cemetery - geograph.org.uk - 1754149.jpg Yiewsley and West Drayton War Memorial Harmondsworth Road, West Drayton, outside the entrance to the cemetery 1920s [39] 51°30′00″N 0°28′05″W / 51.49995°N 0.46798°W / 51.49995; -0.46798

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