Object – The Bean


The Bean

Cloud Gate

Cloud Gate, a public sculpture by Indian-born British artist Anish Kapoor, is in Chicago (Illinois, USA), and is nicknamed “The Bean” because of its shape. The design is said to have been inspired by liquid mercury. Welded 168 stainless steel plates, 33 x 66 x 42 ft (10 x 20 x 13 m), 99.8 tons. (excerpts from Wikipedia)

by Marina Golodnikova

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