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Doug Aitken’s Latest Magical Public Art Is a Hot Air Balloon
Charge your phone to be prepared for countless selfies.
Entertainment 30 Apr 2019

The summer’s hottest Instagrammable artwork is almost here. Doug Aitken, the artist who brought us the mirrored bungalow, is coming to NYC this week to promote his new artwork – a 100-foot tall hot air balloon that will fly across Massachusetts starting this July.
Charge your iPhone battery now, this is going to be all over Instagram.
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It’s a reflective hot air balloon that will be a mirror to the sky.
New Horizon” will launch at Long Point Beach and will carry eight passengers per trip in the sky for short trips until July 28.

Text by Nadja Sayej
Image courtesy of the artist and The Trustees

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