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Bleigiessen Sculpture – London, England, U.K.

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bleigiessen.1.Credit-Steve-Speller
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Sculpture: Bleigiessen
Location: London, UK
Status: Completed 2006
Designer: Thomas Heatherwick

AE Interest: Built from 142,000 glass sphere and 27,000 high tensile steel wires. Every single piece was small enough to fit through a letterbox on a door.

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Written by Michael Cobb

June 21, 2013 at 5:03 pm

Posted in Built

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