A monument celebrating 2000 years of the City of Nijmegen. Noviomagus was the Roman name of this city.
A 10 meter tall sundial placed at the historical Kelfekenbos square in front of the Valkhof museum. A bronze turtle functions as gnomon, with its shadow slowly crossing the square.
Sundial: Granite and bronze, 1000 x 73 x 73 cm
Hours: 12 bronze bricks, each 8 x 24 x 12 cm
Collaboration with Rutger Fuchs
Commissioned by the City of Nijmegen
Architecture by UN Studio / Ben van Berkel
Photos by Allard Bovenberg
Kelfkensbos, Nijmegen, The Netherlands