The Vigeland installation, Oslo, Norway is located in the present centre of Frogner Park. The sculpture area in Frogner Park covers 80 acres and features 212 bronze and granite sculptures, all designed by Gustav Vigeland.<br />
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At the highest point in Frogner Park lies the park's most popular attraction, the Monolith (Monolitten). The Monolith towers 14.12 metres (46.32 ft) high and is composed of 121 human figures rising towards the sky. The Monolith Plateau is a platform in the north of Frogner Park made of steps that houses the Monolith totem itself. 36 figure groups reside on the elevation, representing a “circle of life” theme. Access to the Plateau is via eight wrought iron gates depicting human figures. The gates were designed between 1933 and 1937 and erected shortly after Vigeland died in 1943. At the end of the installation's axis there is a sundial. Most of the statues in the park are made of Iddefjord granite.
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