Ju Chun, a renowned Taiwanese sculptor, created this breathtaking Zipper Lotus Pond for the Juming Museum, located just outside Taipei, Taiwan.
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But where will the plants go if the pond gets “zipped up?” I love scale models. Thanks!
Jul 4th, 2009
that’s so beautiful!
Jul 5th, 2009
Nice idea, it looks really good. Wonder where to get the actual zip stone.
Jul 6th, 2009
At even a larger scale the zipper treads could be used as benches.
Very unusual but i like it.
wonder what the logo on the pull stands for?
Jul 7th, 2009
very nice…good way of advertising a zipper business c”,)
what an interesting idea! well executed, too.
Creative! Taiwanese are creative and nice.
Jul 8th, 2009
Amazing idea! Indeed breathtaking.
It’s very creative and original. Thanks for sharing
Jul 14th, 2009
Its rather amusing to have a zipper for a pond design. Perhaps they’ll think of a button design next?
Wow, this is really beautiful.
Jul 23rd, 2009
Good Pictures, Nice Idea, Bad execution. LOOK close…The Zipper Slider is no more then a plaque sitting on the stone zipper teeth. There is no zipper box to gather the teeth and it sits out of alignment. If your going to do all this work, why not go all the way with the most important sculptural element in the whole piece?
Aug 16th, 2009
Now for a fountain…
Nov 27th, 2010
Thank you for creating this! It’s an original amusing idea that certainly looks better than a lot of steel grating. Imagine it at the beach, as the pier. Fly fishing - !