Tagged: Chicago

3 facts about Chicago’s Cloud Gate (that surprised and impressed me)

Chicago’s Cloud Gate is considered to be one of the top works of art around the world. The sculpture is beautiful giant bean-shaped object, with 168 highly polished stainless steel plates welded together seamlessly, creates an illusion of a drop of mercury. I absolutely loved this piece of art, it’s as good as a destination by itself!

While researching about the Bean, I stumbled upon few interesting facts..

Photo Friday 02.12: Cloud gate

The Cloud Gate (nicknamed ‘the bean’) is a public sculpture in downtown Chicago’s Millenium Park. Made up of 168 stainless steel plates welded together, its highly polished exterior has no visible seams. I absolutely loved this piece of art, it’s as good as a destination by itself!

New York city and Chicago

New York City – Manhattan skyline. (April, 2008) I’m going on a short trip to New York City and Chicago starting tomorrow. I’ve scheduled posts for a week or so – something that I am testing for the first time because somehow I have this hangup about the concept of blogging which I feel should […]