Project Description

Ink drawing of the first telecommunications mast, looking a bit like a tree with branches.

Alexander Curry

Sandringham (2020)

Ink painting

The first television transmission from Alexandra Palace 85 years ago, tested Marconi and the rival Baird systems, which lead to the modern age of media and communication. This discrete telecommunications mast hidden in woodland on the Sandringham Estate has witnessed scandals and celebrations involving our nation, the commonwealth and the globe.