Sculpture at Under

Location (see map): Lindesnes, Norway
Depth: 5m
Installation Date: 2019

Under was designed by Oslo-based architects Snøhetta for local hoteliers Stig and Gaute Ubostad. It is a 34m long, semi-submerged restaurant found within the North Atlantic Ocean. The concrete walls of the building are 1/2 a metre thick to withstand the demanding sea conditions and to encourage marine life. The building acts as a restaurant, an artificial reef and a research centre. As part of the artificial reef aspect of this project, Jason deCaires Taylor installed a sculpture in the surrounding seabed that is viewable from the restaurant.

To discover more of Jason deCaires Taylor’s projects, view Exploring the Underwater World Through Sculpture here.

Other previous projects located Norway include: Nexus and The Rising Tide

Commissioned by: Stig and Gaute Ubostad
Materials: pH neutral cement

To see more images of Jason deCaires Taylor’s works at Under visit the full gallery.

Jason deCaires Taylor Cerulean Alveopora Verrilliana 2 Maquette

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