Frogner Park, Olso, Norway

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The Frogner Park is a public park located in the Norwegian capital of Oslo. It is the world’s largest sculpture park by a single artist . This park is famous for it’s 212 bronze and granite sculptures created by Gustav Vigeland.

Vigeland was also in charge of the design and architectural layout of the park. The Vigeland Park was mainly completed between 1939 and 1949. Most of the sculptures are placed in five units along an 850 meter long axis: The Main gate, the Bridge with the Children’s playground, the Fountain, the Monolith plateau and the Wheel of Life.

The Flash gallery continues with Vigeland’s sculptures depicting the many relationships and cycles of life. The park is open all year at all times and is a popular recreation area.

written by azurblue on 2010-10-03 in #world #locations #norway-norge-park-frogner-vigeland-sculptures-leisure-tourism-azurblue-holga-culture #oslo #landmark

3 Comments

  1. isabelbatteria
    isabelbatteria ·

    I looooved the first one of the gallery, the metalwork.

  2. azurblue
    azurblue ·

    Thanks for the comment and the likes !

  3. angela_silva
    angela_silva ·

    I have just been here yesterday! Loved it

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