SJ8497 : Technology Arch

taken 5 months ago, near to Manchester, Great Britain

Technology Arch
Technology Arch
A sculpture by Axel Wolkenhauer. It consists of thick metal ropes set into a Möbius 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 Möbius 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 (as it was then) on Granby Row. Now it is located in a grassed area surrounded by benches and recycling bins.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 18 February, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 7 July, 2017
Geographical Context
Park and Public Gardens  Educational sites 
Person (from Tags)
Axel Wolkenhauer 
Date (from Tags)
1989 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8462 9766 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.5264N 2:13.9914W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8461 9766
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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Sculpture  Public Artwork  Recycling Bins 

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