Project

Cloudgate

Year of Completion

2006

Client

City of Chicago

Material of interest

metal

Material Used

Polished Stainless Steel

Properties of Materials

Material has a highly reflective surface that captures the surronding cityscape. Skin is construced of a number of plates welded together and polished so as to hide the seems joining the plates to eachother.

Application

Exterior

Climate

Humid Continental Climate

Keywords

chicago, cloudgate, sculpture

Location

Chicago, Illinois, USA

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Disciplines

Architecture

Cloudgate

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