First Generation by Chong Fah Cheong. The spirited sculpture, which was commissioned by the Singapore Tourism Board, depicts a group of boys jumping into the Singapore River, not far from the Fullerton Hotel. Read on for more fascinating public sculptures.
HOTEL ARTS BARCELONA BARCELONA, SPAIN Built for the 92 Summer Olympics, this 44-story glass-and-steel structure is the work of Colombian architect Bruce Graham, of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill. Set on the shore of the Mediterranean Sea, it is surrounded by gardens & includes one of Barcelona’s most famous pieces of contemporary public art—a monumental golden fish sculpture by Frank Gehry, which was also created for the ’92 Games.
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The hotel's arts programming is curated by VP Museum Director Alice Gray Stites in collaboration with the 21c founders, who maintain a permanant collection of over 2,000 works comprising painting, sculpture, installation, photography, film, video, and digital art. Public art is on display at the Bentonville hotel via the in-room Video Art Channel, in elevator lobbies, hallways, and even the restrooms. The area rug in the lobby is from Lepere, Inc.
The Spa Hotel. Owned by the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians, this early 1960's hotel boasts a spa located on top of the historic hot spring where "Palm Springs" got its name. The sculpture in the foreground is part of the City's public art collection.
These Set of 36 Black & White (with a touch of grey and a hint of blue) Modern Scandinavian modern painted wall wood cube sculptures are a perfect art statement for your home, office, corporate offices, commercial lobby, hotel, hospital or any public space. Our bold abstract art is created by using pieces of genuine solid pine wood. We skillfully paint each block with the finest acrylic medium using art knife and fine brush techniques, we leave the edges raw to give a natural organic elem...