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Connecting Contours Art Installation
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One of three scenic route installation on the Snow Roads enticing you to discover new perspectives on stunning viewpoints. Connecting Contours by Daniel Smith and Philip Zoechbauer offers a place of quiet contemplation surrounded by Glenshee hills.

Located at the southern edge of the Cairngorms National Park, the Devil’s Elbow is a site of beauty and simplicity.  Connecting Contours seeks to enhance this dramatic setting by creating a subtle and respectful intervention, drawing on the contours of the landscape to create a new meandering walkway sculpted into the hillside.
The site presents dramatic views to the South of the Devil’s Elbow and, as part of the installation, a new path and seating area acts as a ‘theatre of the landscape’ and a place to sit, pause and take in the striking views as they change in the Scottish light.  The seating is made from white acid-etched precast concrete units and draw on the white lines of existing scree slopes on the hills of the valley.


Nearby places

Loch Callater

5.9 miles

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