'Flowing Thoughts' Garden of Reflection, Londonderry

Tim Ward was commissioned to create artwork for the Pump Street Arch Entrance to the Garden takes the form of reflections in water with overlapping concentric circular ripples. Quotations and lines of poems are interwoven into this colourful pattern to convey the aspirations of the Garden of Reflection, whilst creating a bright feeling of welcome and inspiration to visitors. The illuminated wall and ceiling artwork aims to create a distinctive portal, similar to the cosmological concept of a wormhole, into the Garden of Reflection. The quotations and poems a share a multitude of thoughts and feelings to encourage visitors to start the process of personal mediation, sharing experiences and innovation within the peaceful surroundings.