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Puerto de la Cruz
Tenerife

Canarias

Avenida Cristóbal Colón  
(Costa Martiánez)

Raíces al viento

Roots in the Wind

César Manrique
1977

Puerto de la Cruz /  Raíces al viento   Puerto de la Cruz /  Raíces al viento

Description

Group of eucalyptus tree trunks placed upside down. They represent how man alters the natural order of things.

Costa Martiánez

The Costa Martiánez tourist complex was designed by César Manrique using elements of traditional Canarian architecture and endemic flora. Within the enclosure are six of his sculptures:

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Location (N 28°25'15" - W 16°32'35")

Item Code: esca507; Photograph: 30 January 2020
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