"Light Gate" (2015) by Mags Harries and Lajos Héder 

 
DESCRIPTION:  15-foot diameter sculpture with a steel framework holding glass laminated with prismatic lighting film, with a keyhole-shaped opening 

COMMENT:  The keyhole-shaped opening in the center of this sculpture focuses an alignment and view from the Manhattan Beach City Hall toward ocean sunsets, optimally between the dates November 14th and January 27th.
The sculpture was commissioned as the City's official Centennial Art piece.
 
THE PUBLIC ART:
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Plaque listing optimal sunset dates
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THE PUBLIC PLACE:
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LOCATION:  1400 Highland Avenue, Manhattan Beach, CA