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Everyman Statue

Waverley Court 4 East Market Street | Waverley Court, Edinburgh EH8 8BG, Scotland
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weird looking

this is near the hub wondered what is was thought it was a man got close and a very weird looking... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2018
karen e
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Sainte-Anne-Saint-Priest, France
Honestly it's terrible...

Only saw this as my hotel was near; a ugly piece that looks like it was made by 6th form students... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2018
Martin F
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Farnborough, United Kingdom
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22 Dec 2017
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22 May 2018
“weird looking”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Waverley Court 4 East Market Street | Waverley Court, Edinburgh EH8 8BG, Scotland
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Reviewed 22 May 2018

this is near the hub wondered what is was thought it was a man got close and a very weird looking statue

Thank karen e
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Only saw this as my hotel was near; a ugly piece that looks like it was made by 6th form students during their lunch hour.. Pointless and when you find out it cost £100k quite a sickening waste of public money.. No one there seems...More

Thank Martin F
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

Just a statue, nothing special. Stop and take a photo, or not. Don't go out of your way. Nice enough.

Thank Thomas V
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Reviewed 26 June 2017

Outside the main entrance of the City of Edinburgh Council Headquarters on East Market Street is this sculpture of a man wearing a white shirt and black trousers standing on top of a multi-coloured scaffold tower. Entitled "Everyman", it is said to represent "Joe Public"...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2017

Modern sculpture depicting an ordinary modern man on top of a ladder. It's in front of the City Council, so potentially an important site. But i doubt if anyone would think this an important work of art. Odd choice.

Thank Thomas V
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Reviewed 7 February 2017

The moment I saw this, it caught my eye, it's not that attractive, but it is someones artistic attempt to lighten up the front of Edinburgh city councils offices here. Basically it is a multicoloured scaffold like structure about 40ft high with a sculpture of...More

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