Giant metal flower animated sculpture (Buenos Aires)
Floralis Genérica at United Nations Park. Architect Eduardo Catalano describes it as an environmental structure. Its metallic petals open and close based on the incidence of solar rays.
The flower petals close everyday at sunset.
For more information about this art installation, read: es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Floralis_Generica
Photos taken in Argentina in Februaty and March 2010.
Photos of Buenos Aires (Argentina)