This piece is widely admired and recognized as a groundbreaking artwork and has generated much interest. From an artists point of view it’s sometimes hard to anticipate just where creative ideas will lead. In the case of the Lowry building it led down a fascinating pathway which involved so many new experiences dealing with a collection of individuals and companies. Perhaps a subject for another article?
This is a link to a tweet by Lucite International who manufactured the perspex used as a prominent part of the sculpture: