The University of Leeds has commissioned Liliane Lijn to create a new work of public art for its campus.

Lijn’s Converse Column, a nine-meter high revolving column of transforming words, will be sited adjacent to Nexus, the University’s new centre, designed to inspire collaboration and innovation with real world impact. Read more

The artwork will be unveiled in autumn 2018, when the building is due to open.

Liliane Lijn

Liliane Lijn has worked across media – kinetic sculpture, film, performance and collage – to explore language, mythology and the relationship between light and matter.