SHEAF SQUARE IN SHEFFIELD, UNITED KINGDOM
This installation at Sheaf Square in Sheffield, United Kingdom was implemented in 2006. Promoted by residents and local authorities, it is a permanent installation, attracting residents as well as tourists.
In the audio example you can hear the sounds created by the water installations at Sheaf Square.
This square, positioned between the A61 major trunk road and the Sheffield train station, features a dynamic system of water fountains and a Cutting Edge sculpture acting as a noise barrier while masking water sounds. It acts as the main entrance to the station and the city. The installation was built as part of the general reshaping of the area.