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General Monuments

Sculpture The sun of the world

Sculpture  The sun of the world

ountry: Russia

Locality: Moscow

Nearest metro station: Chehovskaya

Established: 1991

Sculptor: Arnaldo Pomodoro



Sculpture  The sun of the worldA Sculpture The sun of the world it is a gilt disc with abstract picture on it what is symbolizing the sun.

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Creation history

A sculpture was presented to Moscow in 1991 during the visit of Mikhail Gorbachev to Italy. Till 2003 the sculpture was standing at the entrance of the Palace of Youth. At the beginning of 2003the sun was moved to the yard of Moscow museum of modern Art on the street Petrovka.

How to find

Go to metro station Chehovskaya and exit to Strastnoy bulvar street. Go forward to Petrovka street. There turn right and go forward to 25-th on the Petrovka street where is the Moscow museum of modern Art. Here in the yard of the museum you will find the sculpture The sun of the world.