Monday’s Monument: Mary Barbour Statue, Glasgow, Scotland

Monday’s Monument: Mary Barbour Statue, Glasgow, Scotland

Mary was a key figure in the 1915 Rent Strikes, which exposed and protested against landlords who took advantage of the wartime economy to hike up rents for workers, evicting those who could not pay. The protests forced a change in the law with the introduction of the...
Monday’s Monument: Henge, Glenrothes, Scotland

Monday’s Monument: Henge, Glenrothes, Scotland

This circular henge sculpture by David Harding is comprised of 13 concrete slabs in spiral formation, gradually increasing in height from 2.0m to 2.75m. The inside faces of the henge in are in relief, each with a different decorative relief molding. References include...