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“Risveglio” di Seward Johnson

Valle Faul, Viterbo, Italy
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Interesting outdoor art sculpture

Down in Faul Valley between the Tourist information Office in Viterbo and Palazzo dei Priori is a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
kpiddy
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Brisbane, Australia
Sculptures

Found these by accident when out wandering the streets of Viterbo. Shame the graffiti vandals have... read more

Reviewed November 13, 2016
Bucketgob
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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3 weeks ago
“Interesting outdoor art sculpture”
13 Nov 2016
“Sculptures”
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Valle Faul, Viterbo, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Down in Faul Valley between the Tourist information Office in Viterbo and Palazzo dei Priori is a park with an unusual art installation, it is titled "Awakening" created by Seward Johnson. It depicts Titan, a large mythical figure who has been buried and has just...More

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Reviewed November 13, 2016

Found these by accident when out wandering the streets of Viterbo. Shame the graffiti vandals have got to them. Not really my scene but something different to view..

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Reviewed September 28, 2016

We saw this when walking back from the Piazza Martiri d’Ungheria bus station. The silver sculpture is “The Awakening” by Seward Johnson. There are a few copies of this sculpture, the original was done in 1980. It looks like a man struggling to free himself...More

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Reviewed May 29, 2016

Having wandered the old town within the walls our exit from Viterbo through in this 'curved ball'. Really striking and interesting sculptures rising from the ground. Certainly make some interesting photos.

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Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

Trying to get out of the walled area we drove past this. Totally unexpected and a big surprise. Didn't find out until afterward what it is and that is made by a nice fellow New Jersey boy!

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Reviewed September 6, 2015

This beautiful sculpture took me by surprise. It looked like a giant god, flung from the sky into the ground. You can't miss it as you enter and leave the older part of Viterbo.

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Reviewed October 11, 2013

We travelled to Viterbo, Italy to see the Palace of the Popes. In the end it was perched up on the hill and it looked a steep climb. However there was an interesting statue in the open grass area down from the Car Park. It...More

Thank David S
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