Sharon Villines

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Effective Viewing Distance for Sculpture

A Chart of the effective viewing distances of sculpture of various hieghts.

During a discussion about placing a sculpture in the small park at Fourth Street NW and Blair Road, referred to as the triangle park, I was sent this diagram of the effective viewing distance for sculpture in relation to its size. It may be from Jan Gehl’s paper “Close Encounters with Buildings.” Apologies if posting it violates any copyrights. Our decision is approaching and this information might be helpful. A […]

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