Gallery: Thomas Heatherwick’s Gorgeous Recycled Traffic Cone Canopy Gre...

 
Greeting guests outside the historic and beautiful Victoria & Albert Museum in London is a gorgeous white canopy made from recycled traffic cones! Installed as part of Heatherwick Studio's “Designing the Extraordinary” exhibition, the white cones are arranged in hanging points, creating a three-dimensional marquee over the museum’s Cromwell Road entrance. The piece is part hanging sculpture and part canopy, protecting visitors from the London rain.

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  1. avincent98122 January 26, 2015 at 10:52 pm

    .. not sure I wanna be under it during a [think fast-funneled] rain storm.

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