Frieze Projects East
The Frieze Foundation has announced that it will curate and produce new public art projects in east London as part of the Cultural Olympiad. Frieze Projects East, commissioned by CREATE and The London 2012 Festival, will encompass Barking & Dagenham, Greenwich, Hackney, Newham, Tower Hamlets and Waltham Forest. Above is an artist's impression of one of the ... er ... thingies. I'm not sure whether it's a playground or a work of art. It looks a bit unsafe for kiddies. The National Lottery and Arts Council England are funding the scheme (title link). ACE knows all there is about wasting money.