Arco dos Oestrimnios - Ourense, Galicia, España
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna
N 42° 20.819 W 007° 52.512
29T E 592646 N 4688915
Quick Description: One of the roundabouts in Ourense
Location: Galicia, Spain
Date Posted: 9/9/2020 2:15:18 PM
Waymark Code: WM133TH
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
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Long Description:
"Eat a tribute to this ancestral race, ao meu master Quessada and for all humanity, I place this xeographic point at the heart of the Miño river in the city of Ourense, a work that I call O Arco dos Tempos, or Arco dos Oestrimnios ". This is how Toño Monteiro explains the sculptural contribution of this artist to the capital of Ourense, which was inaugurated this Thursday and is located in the roundabout that accesses the Millennium Bridge from the old national roads of Vigo and Madrid.

The mayor of the city came at noon this Thursday to visit the artist's work in full final touches of the installation of the work, and thanked the artist Toño Monteiro for his contribution to the city.
Monteiro explained that his work is a tribute to the aboriginal tribes of a proto-Celtic population that preceded us, while the model of a kind of "useful that no future vindeiro could transport us through da súa luz, das su cores, da súa energy ”.
Bright and colorful work that reflects the colors of the rainbow, it is proposed by Toño Monteiro as “unha interface That will transport us where we are to Natureza where we eat and what we add to when we dream instead, where everything encaixa, where everything is in a lexical, harmonic, levelic state ”.


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Title of Piece: Arco dos Oestrimnios

Artist: Toño Monteiro

Material/Media: iron

Location (specific park, transit center, library, etc.): Not listed

Web link(s) for additional information: Not listed

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