Stand Turn Spin (Steve Woodward, 2004)

Stand Turn Spin (Steve Woodward, 2004)

This sculpture (2004) by the New Zealand/Canadian Steve Woodward is located in front of the Trusts Stadium (map), at the top of the steps leading down to the Douglas Track and Field. At a height of 4.2 metres, it is a massive piece of basalt representing the traditional spinning top, with the bronze spindle above reminding us of the pump-action children’s toy.…