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TOWN SYMBOL AT THE ENTRANCE OF SAMOKOV

Explanation of the proposal:
A monumental sculptural composition, conceived and to be achieved with a typical and categorical constructivist approach through the organization of the direct interactionbetween three primordial materials. Metal,stone and lighthave each played a decisive role in the history ofmankind’s development. Over time, positive and desirable symbolic meanings have become part of the description of their content and quality. Anthropologists have named several epochs of our history after the first two of these materials; while those who look toward the future propose that the next great epoch will be named after light as this “material” will continue to be integrated into our culture as a medium for the transference of information.The three materials have several possible and simultaneous symbolic meanings: stone representing the natural world in which man lives, steel suggests the ingenuity of man in extracting from and then tran…