Explore arresting tributes to the people and landscapes surrounding Queen’s Marque in an ever-growing body of commissioned installations throughout the exterior of the space.
Iconic New Brunswick artist, teacher and Royal Society of Canada fellow Thaddeus Holownia has embedded his dramatic photograph of the ocean within perforated metal panels in this installation, featured on the office component facade facing Lower Water Street.
“The Sirens’ Calling”
Greer, a decorated artist, long-time NSCAD professor and Governor General’s Award recipient, has created a series of sculptures in the center courtyard featuring four Greek figures made from cast and polished stainless steel. Each figure rests on a black granite monolith and faces a cardinal point, their gazes calling up the dual role of the harbour as both a place of departure and a safe haven.
MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects
These massive glowing columns, called the “Light Chocks”, are an abstract nod to the iconic Sambro Lighthouse Lens. The Fresnel Lenses are repeated in an abstract block-walled pattern framed by Muntz metal and lit from behind, creating a signature entrance to the porte cochère serving the entrances to the hotel and residences.