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Gondola Stations As Art?

Bonistöck Aerial Tram. Image by Steven Dale.

I saw this a few days ago and it got me thinking. . .

The above picture is of the 25 year old Bonistock Aerial Tram. Nothing impressive, nothing interesting. Or is there?

I don’t know about you, but when I look at this system I see something almost sculptural and artistic. It almost reminds me of some of artist Jean Tinguely’s work:

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