7th circle installtion

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  • The 7 thcircle, being the first roundabout gateway encounter once reaching the cityarriving from the airport highway road, can perhaps be argued as the mostimportant circle in Amman.  

    Symbiosis wascommissioned to reinvent the entire intersection to elevate its quality to a ahighly dignified state and erect a monument that would stand as an icon forJordan’s ten inspirational and fundamental living values declared by HisMajesty the King.  

    The structure stands16 meters high and is layered with the Arabic Kofi calligraphy words indifferent scales and through a composition that balances artistic ambiguouscomposition with rational legibility and structural build-ability.  The crux of the gesture was to achieve asoulful resonance that is also artistically profound and neither imposing norinvisible.
  • Study physical models
  • Study physical models
  • Plans on 5m intervals
  • Rotational elevations
  • Text engarved on the metal sheets
  • Physical model, 45 cm x 45cm x 25cm