$23,000,000

$23,000,000

“21st Century Sistine Chapel”, Ceiling Art at the U.N.’s Palace of Nations

by Miquel Barcelo

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2 comments

    • the French Coast

      It’s a massive ceiling painting featuring almost dripping icicle-like forms.

      It’s a gift from Spain to the UN; mostly funded by Spanish banks and corporations, with the remaining subsidized by their government.

      It’s true though – there’s been much controversy over where the government allocated the money from in their budget.

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