Gallery: Germany’s Roller Coaster Walkway Thrills Visitors with Views t...

 
The recreational park is located atop a former zinc production site.

After eight weeks assembling the piece, sculptors Ulrich Genth and Heike Mutter are celebrating the success of their fantastic addition to the German capital of culture. The park also throws back to its industrial roots, as the design is located atop a former zinc production site and the looping construction is itself sculpted from steel and zinc.

Although the costly design may not be the acrobatic center it first appears (the loops are simply for show), public art that provides an opportunity for people to come and simply enjoy their natural surroundings is always a winner in any context.

+ Ulrich Genth and Heike Mutter

Via Kuriositas

Images courtesy of credited Flickr members

LEAVE A COMMENT

or your inhabitat account below

Let's make sure you're a real person:


1 Comment

  1. Minimalist0 November 17, 2011 at 7:59 pm

    Because nothing screams green design like a road to nowhere…

get the free Inhabitat newsletter

Submit this form
popular today
all time
most commented
more popular stories >
more popular stories >
more popular stories >
What are you looking for? (Solar, HVAC, etc.)
Where are you located?