Cloud Gate Research Paper

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Cloud Gate is the first public outdoor installed in the United States and it sits on the top of AT&T plaza. It is located in the heart of downtown. This art object is one of the most famous symbol of Chicago and one of the city’s most visited tourist attractions. Kapoor was inspired by liquid mercury. Bean is a reflection of your own as you walk near it and it also captures the skyline and sky around it. It has a silver surface that makes it possible to have a reflection. It is a reflection with a beautiful skylines and clouds. He used polished stainless steel plates for the reflection. Kapoor wanted to design something that is unique for tourists. Cloud Gate’s name was given because the Bean is a passage between the viewer and the sky. He
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