The Breakaway ( Diccon Dadey)
Title: The Breakaway
Artist: Diccon Dadey
External website: here
Date of Work: 2012
Medium: sculpture : bronze
Dimensions: 720h x 1400w x 450d mm
Caption: Inspired by the excitement that surrounded the success of the Team GB cycling squad at the London Olympics, Dadey used welded steel to describe the strategically vital moment when a ‘breakaway’ group accelerates away from the rest of the pack in a cycling race.
Object Number: 2014.3.1
Acknowledgements: Gift / Reading Foundation for Art Collection
Copyright: Image: Reading Borough Council / Intellectual: The artist