“A Conflict of Interest”

"These structures, made from cast iron and welded steel are both an anti-war statement and a plea for world peace. The Christian Cross and the Muslim Crescent work together in visual harmony. The title of the four works emphasises the opposing forces of commerce and spirituality. The pursuit of wealth and the imposition of ideology can both create untold misery for millions of people. The four sentinels stand in silent vigil, as metaphors for both centres of worship or centres of power.