Simply put, Wales’ ancient landscape is epic. To celebrate the land’s majestic history and nature, George King Architects designed the Iron Ring, an enormous rusted steel crown that will be embedded into the earth beside Flint Castle. The massive sculpture won Wales’ Year of Legends contest and symbolizes the relationship between the medieval monarchies of Europe and the castles they built.
Unveiled last week, the £395,000 Iron Ring will be built next to Flint Castle, one of the…
from Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building http://inhabitat.com/epic-iron-ring-symbolizes-wales-majestic-legends-and-landscapes