天麟海外藝術創意啟發中心 | 2012-02-29
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The crayons will be seen by visitors walking along the waterfront of the London 2012 Gardens in the
Giant crayons jutting from East London's
The 35 pillars are painted in the five colours of the Olympic rings and range from 10-16 feet (3
The piece, titled Steles, is the work of Hackney-based artist Keith Wilson.
After London 2012 the crayons, made out of the same durable material as navigational buoys, will act as mooring posts.
Mr Wilson said the "colourful totems... will serve old functions in a new way... and help create a distinctive identity for this newest and boldest of
He added: "They connect the parkland with the river, the canal and by extension the wider world."
"They provide a sense of place and occasion, anchoring memories of many a good day out."