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Architect Nick Coombe and artist Shona Kitchen

Architect Nick Coombe and artist Shona Kitchen have beaten off stiff opposition to create Minotaur, a contemporary maze for Kielder Castle in Northumberland. The pair beat proposals from David Adjaye working with artist Graham Seaton; German artist Wolfgang Weileder; and architects Robert Blundell and Jo Lintonbon. Coombe said the maze will be constructed from gabions filled with irregular lumps of cast recycled glass rather than rocks. 'In employing recycled glass on a large scale ...

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