Posts tagged "Illinois"
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onmyowntwohands:

loveyourchaos:

Anish Kapoor’s famous Cloudgate, in Millennium Park, Chicago, now has an equally mesmerising choreographed light show, Luminous Field, by Luftwerk, enhancing the experience of the work furthermore.

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Reblogged from This American Life
cleancutkids:

Michael Heizer, Water Strider, of the Effigy Tumuli Sculptures, 1983-85. Buffalo Rock State Park, Ottawa, IL.

cleancutkids:

Michael Heizer, Water Strider, of the Effigy Tumuli Sculptures, 1983-85. Buffalo Rock State Park, Ottawa, IL.

constantflux:

The wall (by Brandon Hoover)

"Designed by Spanish artist Jaume Plensa and inspired by the people of  Chicago, The Crown Fountain is a major addition to the city’s  world-renowned public art collection." — source
This is even more impressive in person than it looks in photos.

constantflux:

The wall (by Brandon Hoover)

"Designed by Spanish artist Jaume Plensa and inspired by the people of Chicago, The Crown Fountain is a major addition to the city’s world-renowned public art collection." — source

This is even more impressive in person than it looks in photos.

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Reblogged from My Ear-Trumpet Has Been Struck By Lightning
my-ear-trumpet:

chryselephantine:

This one was probably made in the same decade — but it certainly appears to be post-modern — i.e. it’s an collection of tropes — like all the fal-der-ol printed on an American dollar bill. Bad sculpture — mediocre ornament — not even an attempt to properly space the rows of stone blocks — but at least it’s faults were a century ahead of their time ! (via mountshang: My trip to Graceland (Chicago))

my-ear-trumpet:

chryselephantine:

This one was probably made in the same decade — but it certainly appears to be post-modern — i.e. it’s an collection of tropes — like all the fal-der-ol printed on an American dollar bill. Bad sculpture — mediocre ornament — not even an attempt to properly space the rows of stone blocks — but at least it’s faults were a century ahead of their time ! (via mountshang: My trip to Graceland (Chicago))

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Starved Rock State Park, near Utica, Illinois (about 75 miles southwest of Chicago), USA
Photo by Jeffrey Alan Miller.

Starved Rock State Park, near Utica, Illinois (about 75 miles southwest of Chicago), USA
Photo by Jeffrey Alan Miller.

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Photo by Mistress Vampy on deviantART.Sculpture is at the “Boo Rochman Memorial Park” (Castle Park) in Carbondale, IL, USA.
More from this park can be found here.

Photo by Mistress Vampy on deviantART.
Sculpture is at the “Boo Rochman Memorial Park” (Castle Park) in Carbondale, IL, USA.

More from this park can be found here.