Sphere Within Sphere, Dublin

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  • Just happened to wander by this piece on our travels in the city. Stopped for a few minutes to take a look. I guess there is some deeper symbolism that I don't know but even without knowing that its p...  more »
  • In a square within the vast Trinity College complex is a golden sphere that spins at a slow and contiguous pace. An irregular mirror always different, which deforms the world depending on how you look at it and who does it. It is called "sphere inside a sphere" and was created by the famous Italian artist Arnaldo Pomodoro.
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  • Located next to the Book of Kells library, easy to find. A popular attraction at the prestige College.
  • Do not view while under the influence. The Sphere Within Sphere is very unique because of the depth of the sculpture. You're not crazy the Sphere moves slow-ly. You could spend a lot of time here, so bring lunch and enjoy people watching in between staring at the spheres.
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