SJ8497 : Technology Arch

near to Manchester, Great Britain

Technology Arch
Technology Arch
A sculpture by Axel Wolkenhauer. It consists of thick metal ropes set into a mobius strip, and passing upwards into an arch. It is set on a circular metal base. The work refers to spiral forms in time and space. The mobious or endless loop and the materials used create a dialogue between science and nature. A base plaque states "Made possible by North West Arts and British Ropes Ltd, 1989". Photographs from 2010 and earlier picture it on stone setts outside the entrance to the Main UMIST building on Granby Row. Now it is located in a grassed area surrounded by benches and recycling bins SJ8497 : UMIST Campus.
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2012
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Date Taken
Monday, 2 July, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 4 July, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Date (from Tags)
1989 
Person (from Tags)
Axel Wolkenhauer 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8460 9767 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.5318N 2:14.0095W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8460 9767
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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