Terrace Wires News


2018 Terrace Wires Artist Announced (1)

Royal Academician Tracey Emin CBE Announced as the 2018 Artist for St. Pancras International's Terrace Wires Commission


The unveiling of our 2017 Terrace Wires art installation

We are ecstatic to unveil our Terrace wires public art installation, The Interpretation of Movement (a 9:8 in blue), 2017, by Royal Academician Conrad Shawcross.


Conrad Shawcross is our 2017 Terrace Wires Artist

We are excited to announce the artist for Terrace Wires 2017!


Terrace Wires in the Community Art Competition Winner Announced

Two pupils from Drayton Park Primary School in Highbury have been named as the winners of the 2016 St Pancras International Terrace Wires in the Community art competition.


Our 2016 Terrace Wires art installation is officially unveiled

We are delighted to unveil our eagerly anticipated Terrace Wires public art installation, Thought of Train of Thought, by Royal Academician Ron Arad at St Pancras International [...]


Coming soon: Thought of Train of Thought

We are extremely excited to work with the Royal Academy of Arts again on another year of the Terrace Wires public sculpture programme.


And the Terrace Wires 2016 artist is…

We are extremely pleased to announce that Royal Academician and architect Ron Arad will be the 2016 artist for our Terrace Wires public sculpture series. 


Winner of our 2015 Terrace Wires in the Community school art project announced

Following the launch of Cornelia Parker RA’s One More Time in May, the station has been working with local schools across London and Kent for the Terrace Wires in the Community art project [...]


Terrace Wires is back with a bang!

We are extremely thrilled to announce that for the third year of our Terrace Wires public sculpture series, we’ve partnered with the Royal Academy of Arts to commission this year’s installation.

The first artwork, selected as part of the four year partnership with the leading arts institution, will be by British artist and Royal Academician Cornelia Parker [...]


Drayton Park Primary School is inspired by David Batchelor

Since announcing Drayton Park Primary School as the winner of this year’s Terrace Wires in the Community art project the children of Venus class have been brushing up their knowledge of artist, David Batchelor and his use of colour ahead of a very special class this week.


Winner of the 2014 Terrace Wires in the Community project announced

Following the launch of David Batchelor’s Chromolocomotion in April the winner of the Terrace Wires in the Community art project has been announced after being selected by David and HS1 Ltd. CEO Nicola Shaw.


An explosion of colour comes to the Grand Terrace!

It’s finally here - today marks the launch of the second year in our hotly anticipated Terrace Wires art programme!


Not long to go now…

The unveiling of the next Terrace Wires art installation is now one month away and promises to stop the station’s visitors in their tracks as they look up. 


Winner of the Terrace Wires in the Community art project announced

This week saw Cloud: Meteoros artist Lucy Orta and HS1 CEO Nicola Shaw judge the entries to the first Terrace Wires in the Community art project.


David Batchelor to exhibit new artwork on Terrace Wires next spring

From spring 2014, passengers will be bathed in a sea of colour by David Batchelor’s new momentous artwork, Chromolocomotion, as the station bids a fond farewell to its Clouds. HS1 Ltd has announced David Batchelor as the second artist to front its public art programme – Terrace Wires. 


Artist Lucy Orta provides insight on the power of public art

Cloud: Meteoros artist Lucy Orta shares her thoughts on how public art can be used as a medium to express aspirations and problems with society on Huffington Post.


LOOK UP: Combination Dance perform a Cloud: Meteoros inspired dance

Today saw St Pancras International host a whole day of theatrical dance performances inspired by the station’s Terrace Wires art project and its current installation Cloud: Meteoros. The performance was created by Combination Dance’s Artistic Director Anne-Marie Smalldon to mark the station’s farewell to the first piece of suspended artwork created by Lucy + Jorge Orta.


Terrace Wires responds to the unveiling of the new Fourth Plinth installation

Controversy and excitement have surrounded the unveiling of the latest Fourth Plinth installation – Hahn/Cock by German sculptor Katharina Fritsch. In creating a platform to encourage conversation and debate around free art, strong opinions have formed among the general public and the arts world, cementing the city’s status as an art and culture hub across the globe.


Cloud: Meteoros named as London’s coolest outdoor art

Terrace Wires installation, Cloud: Meteoros, has been named as one of the coolest pieces of outdoor art in London by Startle, Forbes Travel Guide's luxury lifestyle blog.


Visitors in awe of new installation

The public and media alike have responded with a combination of awe and excitement to the first installation in the Terrace Wires series.


Majestic new cloud artwork suspended from St Pancras rooftop

Today marks the unveiling of an enormous piece of public art at one of Europe’s most loved buildings, St Pancras International. Cloud: Meteoros by Lucy + Jorge Orta is the first of three pieces of public art to fill the momentous space left by Olympic Rings.


Art at St Pancras International

St Pancras International is proud to be the home of some specially commissioned pieces of Art.

St Pancras Art and Artefacts

The Kiss statue at St Pancras International The Betjeman statue at St Pancras International