Flying Pins Flying Pins

Intersection of John F. Kennedylaan and Fellenoord, Eindhoven, the Netherlands
Commissioned by Gemeente Eindhoven Dienst Maatschappelijke en Culturele Zaken and Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, the Netherlands

Steel, fiber-reinforced plastic, polyvinyl chloride foam; painted with polyester gelcoat and polyurethane enamel
Eleven elements in an area approximately 123 ft. (37.5 m) long x 65 ft. 7 in. (20 m) wide;
ten pins, each: 24 ft. 7 in. (7.5 m) high x 7 ft. 7 in. (2.3 m) widest diameter;
ball: 9 ft. 2 in. (2.8 m) high x 22 ft. (6.7 m) diameter


Installed April-May 2000

Photo: Marina Faust





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