La Palla, Luciano Fabro - Herford, Germany
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N 52° 07.208 E 008° 40.020
32U E 477200 N 5774452
Quick Description: A ball-shaped stainless steel sculpture by Luciano Fabro on Schillerplatz square outside the MARTa museum.
Location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Date Posted: 4/11/2013 4:47:14 PM
Waymark Code: WMGVD8
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
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Long Description:
EN
La Palla ("The Ball") is a sculpture of high-gloss polished stainless steel by Italian sculptor Luciano Fabro (1936-2007), put up in 2004 in the center of the roundabout on Schillerplatz square, outside the MARTa museum. The sculpture is a huge ball with 3.5 meters in diameter and reflects the surrounding area like a mirror.
Source: Stadt Herford

DE
La Palla ("Der Ball") ist eine kugelförmige Skulptur aus silbrig glänzendem, poliertem Edelstahl, die 2004 in der Mitte des Kreisverkehrs auf dem Schillerplatz unweit des MARTa Museums aufgestellt wurde. Sie ist ein Werk des italienischen Bildhauers Luciano Fabro (1936-2007) und stellt eine riesige Kugel von 3,5 Metern Durchmesser dar, auf deren Oberfläche sich die Umgebung spiegelt.
Quelle: Stadt Herford
Title: La Palla

Artist: Luciano Fabro

Media (materials) used: High-gloss polished stainless steel

Location (specific park, transit center, library, etc.): Traffic roundabout

Date of creation or placement: 2004

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