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Belgian motorway gets a striking work of art in

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From march 2019 get the E411 motorway at the height of Rochefort, a steel work of art of no less than sixty metres high. That there are three more than, say, the tower of Pisa. It is a work of the French artist Bernar Venet in the form of a bow.

The colossus of 200 tons will be after the installation is over 6,000 hours worked. Cost: 2 million euro. The financing is done by the Liège group of Cockerill Mechanical Industries (CMI).

The Walloon minister of Tourism calls already to go on the highway a place where tourists can safely park to get a picture of it. The idea for the artwork is 34 years old. In 1984, stated Jack Lang, the then minister of Culture – to along the highway towards France, a work of Venet.

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