OSLO, 2014-04-29 — /Travel PR News/ — Norway’s longest artwork is finally ready at Oslo Airport and the opening took place on 11 April. The artwork is a whopping 250 metres long and adorns the walkway out to the South Pier.
“This helps provide a better passenger experience and elevates their experience of the South Pier,” says Nic. Nilsen, managing director of Oslo Airport.
“Palindromes are very fascinating. They make you think and give all travellers a positive experience on their way to the gate,” says Nilsen.
The jury’s citation
In its statement, the jury wrote: “This proposal combines precise aesthetic qualities with humour and wit. People will be drawn into visual mind games as they keep discovering new pictures, words and palindromic effects on their way through the pier. The use of painted metal provides a robust and elegant material quality. The pictures are physical objects, adding a new element to the pier and making it more visually inspiring.”