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sihl city water bucket

Has anyone else noticed this -

Beside Sihl City shopping mall, under the motorway bridge which goes over the sihl - there is a bucket which is hanging from the bridge and goes on a track going about 50metres along the sihl then 10metres across and coming back again. On each revolution it fills up from a tap (also hanging from the bridge). The bucket has a hole in the bottom so it leaks out as it goes around the revolution on its track.

It's really odd - has anyone any idea what it's meant to do???
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Old 05.05.2011, 13:31
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Re: sihl city water bucket

I have seen it, and once spent an hour with a friend drinking beer watching it go round and round.

I have no idea what it is for, although we speculated a bit.
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Re: sihl city water bucket

It is probably art.
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Re: sihl city water bucket

A little googling, and indeed it is art, by Swiss artist Roman Signer.
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Old 05.05.2011, 13:45
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Re: sihl city water bucket

That's art too, is it?

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Re: sihl city water bucket

Sometimes modern art is just a bit, well, crap.

Thanks for finding this though. Puts an end to much debate.
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Re: sihl city water bucket

A year or so ago it was a Black leather attaché case lol
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That's art too, is it?

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Yes but it's a fake.

Ooops, no it's real, not a fake!
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