Dedicated to the Indian Independence movement leaders, Vallabhbhai Patel, the Statue of Unity will be the tallest in the world at 182 meters when constructed.
Located on a man made island on the Sadhu Bet river near Vadodara, Gujarat, India, the monument will face the Narmada Dam and be surrounded by a new 12km lake.
The Design Lead for the project is Michael Graves Architecture & Design and you can see with artist at work at the following link. Amazing!
MGA&D is the Design Architect and member of a multi-firm consortium responsible for the design and construction of the tallest statue in the world – The Statue of Unity which is being built at the Sadhu-Bet Island, approximately 3.5 km south of Sardar Sarovar Dam at Kevadia in the Narmada district of Gujarat, India.
Michael Graves Architecture & Design
Utilizing a holistic perspective, Michael Graves Architecture & Design focuses on how people live, work and play to create enduring, deeply human design solutions.