The Gigant - Gainesville, FL
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist
N 29° 38.207 W 082° 22.186
17R E 367404 N 3279322
Quick Description: The Gigant sculpture is located in front of the Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art in Gainesville, Florida, USA.
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 2/10/2008 12:09:23 PM
Waymark Code: WM34WW
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member robbdogg120
Views: 32

Long Description:
The Gigant is a bronze sculpture created by artist Magdalena Abakanowicz. The sculpture features a waist-to-feet figure that is joined to the center of an axle on wheels and fuses human and mechanical elements into an anthropomorphic humanoid. The Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art is located on the University of Florida campus in Gainesville.

Name or use 'Unknown' if not known: The Gigant

Figure Type: Human

Artist Name or use 'Unknown' if not known: Magdalena Abakanowicz

Date created or placed or use 'Unknown' if not known: 2003

Materials used: Bronze

Location: Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art

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