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Interesting piece by Damian Hurst which demonstrates an empowered woman and stands towering above the harbour...although many of us women agreed that if that baby really was at nine months gestation, the head would be engaged. Designed by a man..!
We came to Ilfracombe for a boat trip and as Verity is on the Quay we couldn't really miss her! As in the title she is an interesting landmark for a fairly small town, I guess she is North Devons answer to the New York...More
AS ABOVE.....Excellant and highly recommended from the lady in charge whose name was Julienne and she was very helpful and professional......Rooms very clean and well stocked bar fridge......breakfast was very good with lots of choices...
I hate the word awesome as it is so overused, however Verity is awesome. Even if you are not a fan of Damien Hirst’s work (I am) you will at least be struck by the size, scale and position of Verity and her unborn. A...More
Verity is a 20m statue designed and created by the well known artist Damian Hirst.
It is very different from what you would expect to see being on the harbour wall but I found it quite fascinating!
I think that you have to keep an...More
As you approach the harbour you cannot miss this statue. A Damian Hirst special that has been loaned to the town. It is certainly a conversation piece, although didn't find many locals that impressed. Sat listening to adults trying to explain it to children Which...More
What a waste of money and a completely gross statue. 'Created' by Damian Hurst. Some of these artists continually produce such bizarre pieces which leave the rest of us scratching our heads. They're clearly way too clever for me.