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The Doughnut

Kings Road Arches, Brighton BN1, England
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"There Are All Types of Art".

Art is not just a painting and this to me is Art.I was drawn to go and investigate it.Yes,it's a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Crewe, United Kingdom
Good for a quick picture

Situated on the Brighton seafront this is a great place to take a picture - worth it just as a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Newport, United Kingdom
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Kings Road Arches, Brighton BN1, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Art is not just a painting and this to me is Art.I was drawn to go and investigate it.Yes,it's a Doughnut but you can look through it,take someones picture through it so it's like a picture frame.I did this with my Other Half,I also did...More

Thank elizabethann1954
Reviewed yesterday

Situated on the Brighton seafront this is a great place to take a picture - worth it just as a conversation starter.

Thank 1977ryan
Reviewed 4 days ago

Its on the sea front, so take a picture as you walk to the i360. This will take 5mins of your time as you walk down the sea front. It is worth a visit, it is just an Arty Attraction, it is different and huge....More

Thank doug t
Reviewed 1 week ago

The shape of this ' doughnut' is actually called a TORUS and when you get close enough you will see the larger continents on the planted represented as voids . The concept appears to be that the two poles , the north and south poles...More

Thank 600moo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sea view and bridge. A great place to take photos. It is worth to see and experience the least. Happy place.

Thank susihunt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely no point to this whatsoever. Did look to see if there was any significance to it but found none. I assume it cost a fair bit to have commissioned but a complete waste of time and money.

Thank neil e
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

how can a doughnut shaped monument be one of the top 5 things to see in brighton ,you literally stick your head through it for a silly photo then go off on your jolly all that being said you do laugh a lot whilst trying...More

Thank Gaynor J
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Damn vandals ruined a great piece. The lifering deserves a better spot, it is too close to the pier, however it is an interesting piece.

Thank acton28
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This piece of art has been placed in a really good location and lends itself to a great photo session up close and in sunny weather.

Thank TBO64
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We called here on the way from the pier to the i360 tower. There were lots of other people there too taking photos of the landmark and photos of them and the landmark. We joined in the fun and took a few family shots.

Thank Deborah E
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24 July 2015|
Response from Jim K | Reviewed this property |
You have certainly raised my curiosity as to whether there is any deeper meaning to the doughnut.I will ck. when I visit Brighton this coming w/e to celebrate the 25th Gay Pride celebration whose theme is diversity.What a... More