Sunday Opens (3/1/15)

Sunday, March 1st, 2015

This week, we're a little light on new real estate inventory, but Manhattan Beach does have a new piece of public art to celebrate. 

"Light Gate" is the name of the sculpture now situated right outside City Hall at 1400 Highland.

Artists Mags Harries and Lajos Héder (pictured) designed Light Gate, and attended a ribbon cutting this week. According to the artists, the piece is made of glass laminated with prismatic lighting film that creates "rich and varied light effects with the sun... As you move around the sculpture, it will shift unexpectedly from transparency, to prismatic refraction, to mirror reflection."

Yes, and also, it looks really cool.

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