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Nike’s ‘Ballman’ World Cup Sculpture

3,000 footballs used for shopping centre sculpture....

Nike’s ‘Ballman’ World Cup Sculpture
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Dominating the Carlton Shopping Centre in Johannesburg is ‘Ballman’, ot at least that is what the 3,000 football structure has become known as. Erected in what is not exactly the most visually appealing of shopping centres – we can only imagine this would be a whole lot more effective in Shepherd’s Bush’s beautiful Westfield – the structure, courtesy of Leicester’s Ratcliffe Fowler Design is nonetheless a reminder of just how dominated South African culture is currently by the beautiful game…..

Nike's 'Ballman' World Cup Sculpture
Nike's 'Ballman' World Cup Sculpture
Nike's 'Ballman' World Cup Sculpture
Nike's 'Ballman' World Cup Sculpture

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