Artwork Title: Birds of a Feather
Artist Name: Neil Dawson (New Zealand)
Artwork Location: Tsing Yi Station – Departure Hall
Form of Artwork: Light sculpture 35m(l)
Artwork Completion Date: July 1997
Artwork Sponsor: Cheung Kong (Holdings) Limited
Hutchison Whampoa Limited
Citic Pacific Limited
Artist's Concept: “Birds of a Feather” is a 35 meter
long aluminium and stainless steel sculpture based on a 100 times actual size of
a primary flight feather.
The work aims to work in harmony with the
curvilinear architectural design and function of the Tsing Yi Station Airport
Express Departure Hall.
One hundred and eight concealed light crossfade
giving a full palette of colour with which to paint numerous coloured feathers.
The sculpture celebrates the beauty and diversity of the birds of China and the
wonders of flights.