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Birds of Valencia

24061 Newhall Ranch Rd Santa Clarita

By Douwe Bloomberg

Date: 2008
Type: Sculpture
Material: Aluminum
Location: Bridgeport Marketplace

Description: Featuring 65 cast aluminum birds, each with a wingspan of more than five feet, this sculpture rises above a lake surface to over 17 feet in the air. Set amongst several sails, the piece was a unique engineering challenge and has proved to be extremely popular.