Illuminated Crowd

Illuminated Crowd information

Montréal , Canada
Address
Street 1981 Ave McGill College
Getting there
metro McGill
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Lonely Planet review

Constructed of polyester resin, Raymond Mason’s sculpture of 65 people is one of Montréal’s most photographed pieces of public art. The inscription reads in part: ‘A crowd has gathered…the strong light casts shadows, and as light moves toward the back and diminishes, the mood degenerates; hooliganism, disorder and violence occur.’