A BARNSLEY artist’s latest work is causing quite the stir across the English Channel.

‘Sense of Belonging’ was created by Patrick Murphy and features 200 life-size seagull sculptures on the facade of the City Hall building in Le Havre, France.

Patrick said: “I feel very fortunate in having had the opportunity to work on this public art installation during a very challenging year for all of us.

“The City Hall in Le Havre provides a perfect location for this artwork.

“The city has so much art and design history, including being the setting and inspiration for Claude Monet’s famous 1872 painting Impression, Sunrise.

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“The work is part of a continued evolution on a theme of home and shared space - something that all of us have had to consider during the pandemic.”