The Infinite Green Sculpture

“THE INFINITE GREEN” is an example of a „green sculpture” which is a combination of steel and wood construction, soil and vegetating plants. Sculpture may remind graphic symbol of infinity especially observed from point of view of a bird perspective. Viewer has an access into interior of the structure. Additional aspect of the sculpture may be a color of plants: many shades of green color appear while different species are planted on 110 m2 on 7 shelves-levels of a sculpture. They also blossom in a different time of a year. Only perennials in quantity of 100 species ( around 3000 plants altogether) have been applied here. Project was a part of a visual art program of EUROPEAN CAPITAL OF CULTURE WROCLAW 2016 and will be continued at least till fall 2017. Records of temperature and humidity inside in compare to the vicinity of a structure are taken together with Poznan Polytechnic during the project is on.Materials: Steel construction, plywood, soil, plants, watering system. In this sculptural structure THE GREEN WALL solution tested in 2014 in The Botanic Garden of Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan is provided. That kind of structure may be addressed to a hot and dry regions of the world.  Project shall achieve 3 objectives:
– artistic
– social
– cognitive

The Infinite Green Sculpture

  • Year
    2015
  • Localization
    Wrocław, Poland
  • Materials
    wood, grass, soil, concrete, metal parts
  • Dimenstions
    10 x 4 x 5 m
  • Client
    Wroclaw European Capital of Culture 2016

“THE INFINITE GREEN” is an example of a „green sculpture” which is a combination of steel and wood construction, soil and vegetating plants. Sculpture may remind graphic symbol of infinity especially observed from point of view of a bird perspective. Viewer has an access into interior of the structure. Additional aspect of the sculpture may be a color of plants: many shades of green color appear while different species are planted on 110 m2 on 7 shelves-levels of a sculpture. They also blossom in a different time of a year. Only perennials in quantity of 100 species ( around 3000 plants altogether) have been applied here. Project was a part of a visual art program of EUROPEAN CAPITAL OF CULTURE WROCLAW 2016 and will be continued at least till fall 2017. Records of temperature and humidity inside in compare to the vicinity of a structure are taken together with Poznan Polytechnic during the project is on.Materials: Steel construction, plywood, soil, plants, watering system. In this sculptural structure THE GREEN WALL solution tested in 2014 in The Botanic Garden of Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan is provided. That kind of structure may be addressed to a hot and dry regions of the world.  Project shall achieve 3 objectives:
– artistic
– social
– cognitive