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UNOBTRUSIVE, SIMPLE, PRACTICAL & FUN

The 2013 L'Ombriere de Norman Foster, is simple yet incredibly eye-catching. A slender canopy made... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
KTGP
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Adelaide, Australia
Trompe-l’œil

This is one of those art installations that I think will become iconic in a city like Marseille. It... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
AlexB10499
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Providence, Rhode Island
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“UNOBTRUSIVE, SIMPLE, PRACTICAL & FUN”
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The 2013 L'Ombriere de Norman Foster, is simple yet incredibly eye-catching. A slender canopy made of mirror-polished stainless steel with slim pillars. It measures 46 metres x 22 metres and stands 6 metres high. The structure is unobtrusive and blends into the surrounding area, in...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

This is one of those art installations that I think will become iconic in a city like Marseille. It might just be because of its reflective nature, but it reminds me of Cloud Gate in Chicago. It might not be quite so famous, but it’s...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2018

Sur le Vieux Port, between the sea and la Cannebière, l’Ombrière is a gigantic mirrored ceiling to protect from the sun or rain while waiting for a ferry, to the great enjoyment of locals and tourists. Great spot to photograph

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