Sir Anish Kapoor, the British-Indian sculpture who created, "Cloud Gate" (The Bean) was inspired by liquid mercury and the sculpture's surface reflects and distorts the city's skyline. Made up of 168 stainless steel plates welded together, its highly polished exterior has no visible seams. It measures 33 by 66 by 42 feet (10 by 20 by 13 m), and weighs 110 short tons (100 t; 98 long tons).

Sir Anish Kapoor, the British-Indian sculpture who created, "Cloud Gate" (The Bean) was inspired by liquid mercury and the sculpture's surface reflects and distorts the city's skyline. Made up of 168 stainless steel plates welded together, its highly polished exterior has no visible seams. It measures 33 by 66 by 42 feet (10 by 20 by 13 m), and weighs 110 short tons (100 t; 98 long tons).

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Surreal Sculpture in Marseille

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sg-interstate:    arsvitaest:    Herbert Matter, Multiple Giacometti Bronzes I    Thought Sam might like this…..  you are always right…..

sg-interstate: arsvitaest: Herbert Matter, Multiple Giacometti Bronzes I Thought Sam might like this….. you are always right…..

Alexander Calder, 1974. Painted steel; dimensions: 53 x 24 x 60 feet Credit line: Photographs in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.

Alexander Calder, 1974. Painted steel; dimensions: 53 x 24 x 60 feet Credit line: Photographs in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.

El Beso de la Muerte -- Close up photo of the kiss of death statue in the cemetery of Poblenou, Barcelona

El Beso de la Muerte -- Close up photo of the kiss of death statue in the cemetery of Poblenou, Barcelona

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