Cincinnati, Ohio: Metrobot

A 27-foot-tall robot-shaped 3-D multi-sign that was the cutting edge of technology in 1988. Restored and upgraded in 2014 by Tom Strohmaier, one of its original artists.
Walnut St., Cincinnati, OH
Downtown. On the west side of Walnut St. just north of its intersection with E. 6th St.
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Nam June Paik's Metrobot.

[Carisa, 11/17/2014]

State-of-the-Art robot sculpture, circa 1988; recently refurbished to serve as Cincinnati's arts ambassador. A pay phone is attached to one of Metrobot's legs, and you can still make a call for a dime.

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