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Weird piece of metal

So as we walked around we had no idea what this was except a piece of metal. We learned from a... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2017
dreamer_in_kw
,
Canada
From top a huge basket - Sieht aus von oben, wie ein riesiger Basketball Korb

Maybe I'm a bit kidding, but looking today from my hotel room down, it reminded me more to an huge... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
Ralf M
,
Shanghai, China
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17 Mar 2018
“Makes no sense”
27 Aug 2017
“Weird piece of metal”
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Effnerplatz, Munich, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Munich has so many places and spots to see but this one you can skip. It is just a piece of metal without any sense or history.

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Reviewed 27 August 2017

So as we walked around we had no idea what this was except a piece of metal. We learned from a tour guide the next day that this is a sore spot with people in the city. A lot of money to buy and maintain....More

2  Thank dreamer_in_kw
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Maybe I'm a bit kidding, but looking today from my hotel room down, it reminded me more to an huge basketball basket. A typical public arts object, originating form regulations, where a certain percentage of bigger public projects must go into arts, mainly sculptures, some...More

1  Thank Ralf M
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Snapped a picture of this statue because it looked interesting and figured their was a story behind it that I would learn later...really no place to park and get out to see it so it's best viewed as you drive by, as we did on...More

Thank Suzanne M
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

I have been passing by this every year for so long and I keep asking myself if it is a sculpture or an installation of purpose due to the design features of large bolts and shape. It sits in a modest round about next to...More

1  Thank 909gt
Reviewed 24 August 2015

The Mae West Pipe Dream is a huge and fun sculpture (170 feet) in the middle of Effnerplatz. Its shape is said the resemble the hour glass figure of Mae West. It is the creation of American sculptor Rita Mc Bride and is made of...More

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