The sculpture was designed by Svend Wiig Hansen and installed on 28 October 1995. The artist’s original idea for the location of the sculpture was Grenen, north of Skagen.

Men at Sea is a 9 metre tall white monument of four seated males, located west of Esbjerg next to Sædding Beach on the southwest coast of Denmark. Located opposite the Fisheries and Maritime Museum, it is one of the area’s major tourist attractions, and is a landmark of Esbjerg.

Men by the Sea sculptures in Esbjerg. The monument can be seen from ships leaving or entering Esbjerg harbour / Image/ Wikipedia

Featured Image: Men at Sea or Man meets the sea / Image: discoverdenmark.dk

Websites: visitribeesbjerg.dk


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