Dansleikur/Dance - Reykjavik, Iceland
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1
N 64° 07.729 W 021° 55.091
27W E 455297 N 7111691
Quick Description: Unusual sculptures outside the Perlan in Reykjavik.
Location: Iceland
Date Posted: 5/2/2011 6:53:13 AM
Waymark Code: WMBBTH
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
Views: 12

Long Description:
One of the must-see attractions in Reykjavik is the Perlan (The Pearl). These huge water tanks dominate a hill above the city. A dome between the tanks contains the Saga Museum, shops and a fine restaurant.

Outside, near the parking area you will find this most unusual figurative sculptures. This a grouping of four dancing musicians was created by Torbjorg Palsdottir (1919-2009). She created these alien-like figures in 1970.
Name: Dansleikur (Dance)

Figure Type: Human

Artist Name: Torbjorg Palsdottir

Date created or placed: 1970

Materials used: Bronze

Location: Perlan - Reykjavik, Iceland

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