Title: Atrium Public Commission Sails
Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 4 x 2 m each
Ridge has been working on site-specific pieces since 1980 including commissions at Terminal Four, Heathrow Airport, Southampton Railway Station, Birmingham Inner Ring Road, and Easton Railway Station, London. These commissions include mosaics and banners.
She is currently working on the IBM Sudbury Artwork, commissioned in 1990 for IBM. The site is a ten-story building and the piece is comprised of four stretched 1402 cotton duck canvas sails, painted with acrylic. This component is Phase I of a two-part installation.
Ridge is also teaching the Public Art & Design Course at Chelsea College of Art & Design at the London Institute.