University of Minnesota, Gateway Monument

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Client: University of Minnesota

Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

Completion date: 2006

Artwork budget: $950,000

Project Team

Artist

antoine predock arcitecture AIA

Industry Resource

james Belilove

creative edge master shop

Overview

StarScape in Cor Ten Steel and Lexan

Goals

Representing the night sky on the founding day of the University of Minnesota

Additional Information

Engineering was critical because of the 100 degree temperature swing between summer and winter in Minneapolis. The steel structure moves about 1 inch.