As mentioned in my Chicago recap the Millenium Park was what made initially think about going to Chicago and it did not disappoint! This was one of the very rare moments where I took pictures with my camera instead of my phone (I had packed the wrong battery charger, so I had to use the left … More Chicago. The Millenium Park.
The Revson Fountain in the middle of the Plaza of Lincoln Center is one of my favourite spots to chill in NYC, especially in the evening when you can watch people going to or coming from the opera or ballet and families, friends or couples that live nearby just spending time together outside. The … More NYC. Manhattan. At the Lincoln Center fountain at night.
The Music Center in Downtown Los Angeles is made of the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, the Ahmanson Theater, the Mark Taper Forum and the Walt Disney Concert Hall. The “Peace on Earth” sculpture stands in themiddle of its main square, the Music Center Plaza. The sculpture by Jacques Lipchitz was dedicated in 1969 and is surrounded by 280 jets that … More Los Angeles. Music Center. Peace On Earth sculpture & fountain.
the grove is a popular outdoor mall in the fairfax district in los angeles. all major retailers like gap, nordstrom, j. crew or crate and barrel can be found there, as well as many restaurants and a movie theater complex. the animated fountain at the main square was designed by wet design; a company based … More los angeles. the grove.
niki de saint phalles fountain “lifesaver” on one of duisburgs main shopping streets. unfortunately the water was turned off due to the cold weather when i visited. the lehmbruck museum – a museum for modern art and sculptures. the museum is located in the immanuel-kant-park, which is filled with over 40 sculptures by artists like … More germany. a day in duisburg.
i have a thing for fountains and the revson fountain at the lincoln center is one of my favorite places in manhattan. conveniently located between the upper west side, central park and midtown it is a great place to relax and rest your tired feet from all that walking. the fountain was designed by the california based … More nyc. lincoln center. the revson fountain.
the unisphere was built by the united states steel cooperation for the world’s fair in 1964/65 in the flushing meadows corona park in queens. it is “dedicated to man’s aspirations toward peace through mutual understanding and symbolizing his achievements in an expanding universe”. the water fountains are only turned on during special events. i visited while … More nyc. queens. unisphere.
rossio is one of lisbons main squares, in the heart of the downtown neighborhood baixa. it’s original name is praca de dom pedro IV, but rossio is commonly used. the picture shows the typical portuguese pavement, one of the two fountains and in the background the teatro nacional d. maria II.
one of the six volcano fountains on alameda dos oceanos, a part of parque das nacoes.