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Artwork as a Sitting Place

These are group statues of four. They are located on the bridge "Varkenssluis" ( both side) on the... read more

Reviewed July 20, 2018
Solodam J
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Unobstrusive artsy furniture

In 1986 these statues "Wandelen naar Nieuwmarkt" were originally placed with a wink to the Chinese... read more

Reviewed June 30, 2018
ClogsPL
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Warsaw, Poland
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Jul 20, 2018
“Artwork as a Sitting Place”
Jun 30, 2018
“Unobstrusive artsy furniture”
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Reviewed July 20, 2018

These are group statues of four. They are located on the bridge "Varkenssluis" ( both side) on the Damstraat. These granite statues are artworks but they are kind of sitting places, too. It is always crowded around this bridge so you will not easily notice...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

In 1986 these statues "Wandelen naar Nieuwmarkt" were originally placed with a wink to the Chinese quarter around the Nieuwmarkt area in Amsterdam. Soon after placing, the statues were vandalized or stolen. In 2010 new, vandalproof statues were commissioned and placed. Pretty figures with concrete...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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