Activity 13

About the Activity

Design your own Sculpture in the City!


Design a sculpture for St Helen’s Square or under ‘The Cheesegrater’. Watch the below animation to set the scene for this activity.

Learn about St Helen’s Square and important themes to consider when designing public art. Have fun ‘thinking like an artist’, deciding which sculpture location to choose and then sketch initial sculpture ideas, using the activity sheets for guidance. Watch the ‘introducing the design task’ video for inspiration! Instructions for using the activity pack are provided on it’s cover page.


Click the download link to access the fact sheets, map, photos, activity sheets and ‘Introducing the design task’ video link.


This family activity is great for 8 years +. Spend as much time as you like sketching your sculpture ideas!