List of public art in Lambeth

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

Brixton[edit]

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Sculptor Source
Bronze statue on Brixton station.jpg Platform Piece/Peter Lloyd Brixton railway station 1986 Kevin Atherton
Brixton rail station statue southbound.JPG Platform Piece Brixton railway station 1986 Kevin Atherton
Lambeth Town Hall.jpg Four allegorical figures Lambeth Town Hall clock tower
Bust of Sir Henry Tate, Brixton in March 2011 01.jpg Sir Henry Tate bust Brixton Library 1905
Brixton murals Various locations in and around Brixton Town Centre
Pile of bricks tile motif Brixton tube station, Victoria line platforms c. 1971 Hans Unger [1]

Clapham[edit]

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Sculptor Source
Clapham Common by pavement with memorial 2005.jpg Memorial fountain Clapham Common, between Long Road & The Pavement

South Bank[edit]

Image Title / subject Location Date Artist Type Material Dimensions Designation Coordinates Owner/ Administrator Notes


Sth stone stat all.jpg Edward VI
Category:Statue of Edward VI by Thomas Cartwright on Wikimedia Commons
Outside main entrance, St Thomas' Hospital 1682 Thomas Cartwright Statue Grade II* listed 51°29′59″N 0°07′08″W / 51.4998°N 0.1188°W / 51.4998; -0.1188 (Edward VI (Thomas Cartwright)) [2]
Robert Clayton Statue - St Thomas'.jpg Sir Robert Clayton
Category:Statue of Robert Clayton by Grinling Gibbons on Wikimedia Commons
A garden outside St Thomas' Hospital 1702 Grinling Gibbons Statue Grade I listed [3]
Ed VI STH Bronze statue 2.jpg Edward VI
Category:Statue of Edward VI by Peter Scheemakers on Wikimedia Commons
St Thomas' Hospital 1736 Statue Bronze Grade II* listed 51°29′57″N 0°07′10″W / 51.4992°N 0.1195°W / 51.4992; -0.1195 (Edward VI (Peter Scheemakers)) [4]
London-lion.jpg The South Bank Lion
Category:South Bank Lion on Wikimedia Commons
Outside County Hall 1837 (restored 1951) William F. Woodington Statue Coade stone Grade II* listed 51°30′03″N 0°07′11″W / 51.5009°N 0.1198°W / 51.5009; -0.1198 (South Bank Lion) [5]

[1]

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Sculptor
Motor Cyclist Courtyard of the Shell Centre c. 1957 Siegfried Charoux
Sculpture near Waterloo.jpg The Shell Fountain Courtyard of the Shell Centre 1960 Franta Belsky
Jubilee Oracle by Alexander 1980.jpg Jubilee Oracle Next to Jubilee Gardens 1960 "Alexander"
Naum Gabo Fountain 02.jpg Revolving Torsion Fountain A garden outside St Thomas' Hospital 1972 Naum Gabo
Hayward Gallery London.jpg Neon Tower Hayward Gallery 1972 Philip Vaughan and Roger Dainton
Zemran 1972 South Bank.jpg Zemran First floor terrace, Royal Festival Hall 1972 William Pye
South of the River Bernard Schottlander.JPG South of the River Outside Becket House, Lambeth Palace Road 1972 Bernard Schottlander
Frédéric Chopin Royal Festival Hall 1975 B. Kubica
Space Venus Outside County Hall 1977–1984 Salvador Dalí
Outside Dali Museum.JPG Nobility of Time Outside County Hall 1977–1984 Salvador Dalí
London Dali Exhibition.jpg Space Elephant Outside County Hall 1980 Salvador Dalí
Pend Outside the Queen Elizabeth Hall 1983 Anne Nicholson
Riverwalk Outside Royal Festival Hall 1983 Richard Harris
Arena Outside the National Theatre 1983–88 John Maine
International brigade memorial.05.jpg International Brigades Memorial Outside County Hall 1985 Ian Walters
Bust Of Nelson Mandela-Royal Festival Hall-London.JPG Nelson Mandela Outside the Royal Festival Hall 1985 Ian Walters
Frank Dobson London Pride Southbank.jpg London Pride Outside the National Theatre 1987

(Replica of statue of 1951)

Frank Dobson
Cross the Divide.JPG Cross the Divide Outside St Thomas' Hospital 2000 Rick Kirby
Laurence Oliver statue Waterloo Bridge.jpg Lord Laurence Olivier Outside the National Theatre

Lambeth[edit]

Image Title / subject Location Date Artist Type Material Dimensions Designation Coordinates Owner/ Administrator Notes


Vauxhall Bridge 2009.jpg Agriculture, Engineering, Pottery Vauxhall Bridge 1907 F. W. Pomeroy Statues
HeadquartersoftheInternationalMaritimeOrganisation.jpg International Memorial to Seafarers International Maritime Organization, Albert Embankment 2001 Michael Sandle Sculpture Unveiled 27 September (World Maritime Day) 2001.[6]
Special Operations Executive Memorial, Albert Embankment, London SE1.jpg Special Operations Executive Memorial
Violette Szabo
Lambeth Palace Road, opposite entrance to Lambeth Palace 2009 Karen Newman Bust Unveiled 4 October 2009 by the Duke of Wellington.[7]

Stockwell[edit]

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Sculptor Source
Bronze Woman.jpg Bronze Woman Stockwell Memorial Gardens 2008 Ian Walters
Stockwellwarmemorial.jpg Stockwell War Memorial Stockwell Road 2001 Brian Barnes
Swan tile motif Stockwell tube station, Victoria line platforms c. 1971 Abram Games [8]
Jcdem.jpg Jean Charles de Menezes memorial Outside Stockwell tube station 7 January 2010 Mary Edwards [9]

Streatham[edit]

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Sculptor Source
Streatham War Memorial Memorial Gardens, Streatham Common North 1921 Albert Toft
Charioteer with 4 horses Caesar's Night Club, Streatham Hill

Vauxhall[edit]

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Sculptor Source
Vauxhall Gardens tile motif Vauxhall tube station, Victoria line platforms c. 1971 George Smith [10]

Waterloo[edit]

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Sculptor Source
TerenceCuneoStatueWaterloo.jpg Terence Cuneo Waterloo station Philip Jackson
King Edward VI in the court of St. Thomas's Hospital P Scheemakers

References[edit]

  1. ^ Porter, Laura. "Victoria Line Tile Motifs - Brixton". Go London. Retrieved 11 August 2014. 
  2. ^ "Stone Statue of Edward VI at North Entrance to Ward Block of North Wing at St Thomas' Hospital, Lambeth". British Listed Buildings. Retrieved 19 September 2013. 
  3. ^ "Statue of Robert Clayton at North Entrance to Ward Block of North Wing at St Thomas' Hospital, Lambeth". British Listed Buildings. Retrieved 19 September 2013. 
  4. ^ "Bronze Statue of Edward VI at North Entrance to Ward Block of North Wing at St Thomas' Hospital, Lambeth". British Listed Buildings. Retrieved 19 September 2013. 
  5. ^ "The South Bank Lion at East End of Westminster Bridge, Lambeth". British Listed Buildings. Retrieved 19 September 2012. 
  6. ^ Matthews 2012, p. 186
  7. ^ "Duke of Wellington unveils Violette Szabo bust at South Bank pageant". London SE1. 4 October 2009. Retrieved 18 September 2013. 
  8. ^ Porter, Laura. "Victoria Line Tile Motifs - Stockwell". Go London. Retrieved 11 August 2014. 
  9. ^ "Jean Charles de Menezes memorial unveiled". The Guardian. 7 January 2010. Retrieved 11 August 2014. 
  10. ^ Porter, Laura. "Victoria Line tile motifs - Vauxhall". Go London. Retrieved 11 August 2014. 
Bibliography
  • Matthews, Peter (2012). London’s Statues and Monuments. Botley: Shire Publications. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Sculptures in the London Borough of Lambeth at Wikimedia Commons