Work dedicated for the public at the Railwayworkers' park in Cluj, Romania. This portal is meant to provide access from the south-eastern side of the park...without any speculation, the fact that there has been no proper access from that direction seems symbolic.
The project was made possible by a coherent public art programme called Ars Publica-Res.publica and the wonderful people who work at the AltArt Foundation.

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The decorative gate/portal cannot be closed, marking the place...
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The floral motifs are taken from the Goharshad mosque (Mashhad),...
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It turned out, that the entrance must be closed in order to prevent...
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After some negotiations, the city manager agreed to let the entrance...
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And so, these wonderful hinges were attached.

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And a lock and a chain, long enough so people can go in the park...