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Address: 84 Massachusetts Ave, MIT Stratton Student Center Lawn, Cambridge, MA 02139-4300

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cool and very MIT appropriate statue

Intricate, beautiful and creative display... It is light up in evenings and makes for an interesting stop

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Intricate, beautiful and creative display... It is light up in evenings and makes for an interesting stop

Thank merlin2014
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This place is a must-visit, both during a day and after dark! If you are not an artsy person, you can still enjoy various reactions to the same piece of art. :)

Thank Traveller_p3000
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 385 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Everyone want to sit to take a photo of this. Quite interesting to remind us of the formula ..... Kind of like the design of it too. Just in front of MIT main building.

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Gainesville, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

We saw it on our way to watch the fireworks on the 4th. Really well done, kids were playing on it, while parents stood and watch :)

Thank ashdawn
Bartlesville, Oklahoma
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

This sculpture caught my 17-yo daughter's eye so, of course, we had to get a photo. Worth the effort to get here (we arrived by city bus). The Charles River is a close walk from here.

Thank Del C
Manila, Philippines
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

For student's of Theory U and Otto Scharmer, this is a must do stop. Fun to be there in person. Definitely take a photo!

Thank elsbethcat
Fortson, GA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 281 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

Visit this sculpture right across the street from MIT's main entrance on Mass Ave & take some photos with unusual poses on & inside the figure.

Thank RalphSchmitt
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

A beautiful piece of art! Jaume Plensa Spain, 1955. The benches and the plaques fans are made from the pieces of Indian limestone salvage from the original dome the building 10 built in 1916. You just have to see and experience for yourself!

Thank Victoria F
Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2015

If you stand below the art piece and take a photoshot, you will feel so much like part of the exhibit. Great experience.

Thank Erico2709
Cambridge, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2015

Such a beautiful work of art! It sits in the garden across from the Main entrance of MIT and you can see it when you drive in Mass Av. It is interesting to all ages and looks great at night!

Thank Danuza

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