Studio Nathan Coley

Bandstand 2012

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Permanent Sculpture
3 x 15.5 x 7.9m
Poured Concrete and Apple tree


Platz des Wettbewerbs, Rieselfeld, Germany


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Realised by the Kunstverein Freiburg, Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany Architects: Wolfgang Frey, Frey Architekten, Freiburg Project consultant: Christian Schürhuber, Züblin AG, Karlsruhe

From Abstraction to Allusion: Nathan Coley’s Bandstand

Caroline Käding

Bandstand consists of a monolithic piece of concrete, poured on site, whose surfaces create a particular spatial arrangement. In front of two parallel, overlapping, and room-high vertical walls, a horizontal surface “hovers” approximately forty centimeters above the ground. It is composed of two…