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Artwork Vitry - 10.022

Program

Complete mission for civil and structural engineering.

Concept

This sculpture is situated on Charles Fourier's Square, at the entrance of Vitry sur Seine, in France. This contemporary artistic and technologic intervention is the expression of an urban renewal, wished by the town. The Lab[au] group of artist, located in Brussels, created this 'Metadesign' concept.

Specific features

The structure is a double hyperboloid in stainless steel; it's build of 12 external and 12 internal profiles, two rings allows the positioning of 24 generators painted and illuminated by LED installations. It is 24m high, which can be considered as an urban icon.

  • 2010

  • 2012

  • Lab[au]

  • City of Vitry-sur-Seine

  • Vitry sur Seine, France

  • 24 m

  • Completed