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Incredible abstract sculpture abounds for the public's viewing pleasure, IF they can find it. This category is dedicated to locating these sometime hidden treasures and waymarking them for all to see and enjoy. Please click on "show additional information" below to see requirements for posting in this category.
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Image for Phylogenesis by Erika M. Bajuk - Wheaton, Illinoisview gallery

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Abstract Public SculpturesPhylogenesis by Erika M. Bajuk - Wheaton, Illinois

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Abstract sculpture located near the Metra rail station in Wheaton, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 10/7/2006

last visited: 6/1/2008

Image for Metal Donut by Unknown - Wheaton, Illinoisview gallery

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Abstract Public SculpturesMetal Donut by Unknown - Wheaton, Illinois

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Abstract sculpture located in an office park in Wheaton, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 10/6/2006

last visited: 4/5/2008

Image for Who Is That? by Unknown - Wheaton, Illinoisview gallery

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Abstract Public SculpturesWho Is That? by Unknown - Wheaton, Illinois

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Abstract concrete cutout located in office park in Wheaton.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 10/2/2006

last visited: 4/5/2008

Image for Four Columns at Morton Arboretum - Lisle, ILview gallery

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Abstract Public SculpturesFour Columns at Morton Arboretum - Lisle, IL

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Four white columns are a focal point for the Hedge Collection at the Morton Arboretum

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cldisme

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/22/2008

last visited: 5/19/2012

Image for Magic Flight by Leonardo Nierman - Naperville, Illinoisview gallery

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Abstract Public SculpturesMagic Flight by Leonardo Nierman - Naperville, Illinois

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Abstract sculpture located in office park in Naperville, Illinois

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 11/8/2006

last visited: 6/1/2008

Image for McDonald's Corp HQ Sculptures  -  Oak Brook, ILview gallery

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Abstract Public SculpturesMcDonald's Corp HQ Sculptures - Oak Brook, IL

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There are several, all within eyeshot. All equally abstract.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/3/2008

last visited: 9/19/2009

Image for Sistine Touch  by Bob Emser - Elmhurst, Illinoisview gallery

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Abstract Public SculpturesSistine Touch by Bob Emser - Elmhurst, Illinois

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Abstract sculpture located outside the Elmhurst Art Museum in Elmhurst, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 4/5/2007

last visited: 10/25/2009

Image for Tractricious - Fermilab, Batavia, ILview gallery

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Abstract Public SculpturesTractricious - Fermilab, Batavia, IL

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Abstract sculpture composed of 16 outer stainless steel tubes, made from scrap cryostat tubes from Tevatron magnets, and 16 similar inner pipes from old well casings.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 8/24/2011

last visited: never

Image for Hyperbolic Obelisk - Fermilab, Batavia, ILview gallery

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Abstract Public SculpturesHyperbolic Obelisk - Fermilab, Batavia, IL

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A narrow, upright column, which flares out at the top and bottom, and narrows in the center. It is constructed of three fabricated steel plates (each 1/4 in. thick) joined together at all edges. Work is sited in middle of reflecting pond.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 8/25/2011

last visited: never

Image for Mobius Strip - Fermilab, Batavia, ILview gallery

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Abstract Public SculpturesMobius Strip - Fermilab, Batavia, IL

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A Mobius strip built of 3 x 5 in. stainless steel cords, spot-welded on a tubular steel form.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 8/25/2011

last visited: never

Image for Broken Symmetry - Fermilab, Batavia, ILview gallery

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Abstract Public SculpturesBroken Symmetry - Fermilab, Batavia, IL

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Straddles the Pine Street entrance, near Kirk Road. 42,000 pounds-21 tons. It rises 50 feet above the road at its apex.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/6/2008

last visited: 7/27/2011

Image for Untitled art view gallery

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Abstract Public SculpturesUntitled art

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An untitled abstract art

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member IronJohnFlint

location: Illinois

date approved: 4/26/2009

last visited: 8/23/2011

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Abstract Public SculpturesHubble

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abstract art in Bolingbrook

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member IronJohnFlint

location: Illinois

date approved: 4/26/2009

last visited: never

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Abstract Public SculpturesYouth

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abstract art in Bolingbrook

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member IronJohnFlint

location: Illinois

date approved: 4/26/2009

last visited: never

Image for "Splash" by Jerry Peartview gallery

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Abstract Public Sculptures"Splash" by Jerry Peart

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A large, colorful sculpture can be seen to your right as you're driving south on Roselle Road, just south of Schaumburg Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member EnPleinAire

location: Illinois

date approved: 3/24/2010

last visited: 5/22/2010

Image for Triceratops by Francis Joseph Gagnepain, IV - St. Charles, Illinoisview gallery

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Abstract Public SculpturesTriceratops by Francis Joseph Gagnepain, IV - St. Charles, Illinois

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Abstract triceratops constructed of "found" items is located outside a Mexican restaurant in St. Charles, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 10/21/2006

last visited: 2/10/2007

Image for ISAAC² - Swimming Stones by Christian Tobin - Aurora, Illinoisview gallery

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Abstract Public SculpturesISAAC² - Swimming Stones by Christian Tobin - Aurora, Illinois

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Kinetic sculpture located across street from Sci Tech Museum and Aurora Public Library.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 3/15/2007

last visited: 2/10/2008

Image for Peace - Mount Prospect, ILview gallery

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Abstract Public SculpturesPeace - Mount Prospect, IL

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A globe with birds sits atop a stack of books, in which is the word Peace written in 30 languages, including Braille.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 8/24/2011

last visited: never

Image for Rescue - Chicago, ILview gallery

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Abstract Public SculpturesRescue - Chicago, IL

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Bas-relief made of abstract shapes of stainless steel arranged on an angular sheet of metal, located on north wall of a fire station.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 1/12/2010

last visited: never

Image for Route 66: The Mother Road - Joliet, ILview gallery

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Abstract Public SculpturesRoute 66: The Mother Road - Joliet, IL

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Located near the entrance to the Joliet Area Historical Museum, this sculpture faces the southbound traffic of the old Route 66 to which it celebrates.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cldisme

location: Illinois

date approved: 8/5/2007

last visited: 7/16/2010

Image for Allele - Chicago, ILview gallery

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Abstract Public SculpturesAllele - Chicago, IL

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1997 Sculpture “Allele” by William Carlson, commissioned by the Art-in-Architecture Program of the Illinois Capital Development Board.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/30/2010

last visited: never

Image for Symbiotic Parallax - Chicago, ILview gallery

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Abstract Public SculpturesSymbiotic Parallax - Chicago, IL

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By Terry Karpowicz, 1994, Steel, 21 x 12 x 12 ft. in front of the Molecular Biology Building at the University of Illinois in Chicago.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/30/2010

last visited: never

Image for Pillar of Fire - Chicago Fire Academy, Chicago, ILview gallery

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Abstract Public SculpturesPillar of Fire - Chicago Fire Academy, Chicago, IL

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A bronze, 33 foot sculpture of stylized flames entitled Pillar of Fire by sculptor Egon Weiner was erected in 1961 on this point of origin of the Great Chicago Fire of 1871.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/10/2008

last visited: 5/15/2012

Image for Commemorative Ground Ring - Chicago, ILview gallery

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Abstract Public SculpturesCommemorative Ground Ring - Chicago, IL

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A ring-shaped piece, with allusions to the prairie building and four other architectural references around Chicago, the Getty Tomb beneath a prairie roof, 333 North Michigan building and the lower portion of Wrigley Building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 12/10/2017

last visited: never

Image for Chicago Curve  -  Chicago, ILview gallery

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Abstract Public SculpturesChicago Curve - Chicago, IL

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This sculpture is located at the intersection of North Clark Street and Aldine Avenue in Chicago, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/24/2011

last visited: 12/10/2017

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