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Modern sculpture

It is made by Monica Bonvicini and is located next to the Oslo Opera House. It looks like an... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mikael F
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Vantaa, Finland
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A very unique sculpture made of glass and metal located in the harbour next to the Opera House so... read more

Reviewed June 21, 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is made by Monica Bonvicini and is located next to the Oslo Opera House. It looks like an iceberg on the waters of the Oslo Fjord. It stands 12 meters above the water surface on a concrete platform and can turn on its own...More

Thank Mikael F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

if you are by the Opera you'll see She Lies in the water. However, I would not go there if the Opera was not right next to it. Not something spectacular..

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Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

A very unique sculpture made of glass and metal located in the harbour next to the Opera House so check it out if you're doing the harbour walk.

Thank VSCasey
Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

I’m an art fan, but this is distasteful you placed in the middle of the water blocking your view for the bay. Right across the opera house. From a distance looks like piled metal or junk

Thank JerryAscione
Reviewed January 23, 2018

In front of Oslo´ s Operahouse and the new Munchmuseum. It moves under the influence of the wind and the sea. Nobody knows the meaning of the title !

Thank Maarten v
Reviewed January 1, 2018

You can see this interesting piece of art from the Opera house. It floats in the middle of the harbour. It was made by Monica Bonvicini out of stainless steel and glass panels.

Thank JanaZC
Reviewed November 25, 2017

I like surprises and while walking around in Oslo, I found this art piece! I just love Oslo because of the architecture and art scene.

Thank FayeInAmsterdam
Reviewed November 22, 2017

Didn't think too much of it in truth, just sort of looks like a temporary exhibit. Would look so much better if lit at night, or even featured a spotlight or two.

Thank simpsonite64
Reviewed October 13, 2017

A monumental site public sculpture and a permanent installation by Monica Bonvicini, who usually devotes to large scale works. It is made of stainless steel and glass. It is next to Oslo Opera House. It gives the effect of being floating in the fjord and...More

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Reviewed September 30, 2017

Went to the opera and from there you could see the ship. Was alright, nice little art project I guess.

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