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Lauren-Jade unveils new Aeolus sculpture

Published on 23/07/14

Orchard pupil, Lauren-Jade Bowler-Edwards, assisted Bristol Mayor George Ferguson in cutting the ribbon to unveil the giant Aeolus sculpture, which took Bristol artist Luke Jerram four years to create.

Orchard pupil, Lauren-Jade Bowler-Edwards, assisted Bristol Mayor George Ferguson in cutting the ribbon to unveil the giant Aeolus sculpture, which took Bristol artist Luke Jerram four years to create.
 
The sculpture features more than 300 stainless steel tubes and harp strings to produce a sounds that change depending on the wind strength. The tubes also hum at a series of low frequencies.