Metal sculpture by Lubo Kristek that balances on one leg on top of the Chateau Lubo in Podhradi nad Dyjí, Czech Republic. The artist created it in Landsberg am Lech in 1994. The rose that pierces the piano symbolizes intergrowth of forms. The new form takes over the space of the previous one, while their time of existence overlaps. The brand of the piano is Himmel (Heaven in German). The sculpture was revealed on 31st July 1994 by the writer Jaromír Tomeček.


  • Title: Divine Ephemerality of Tone
  • Creator: Lubo Kristek
  • Date Created: 1994
  • Location: Podhradí nad Dyjí
  • Physical Dimensions: h310 cm
  • Type: Sculpture
  • Medium: Metal, Iron
  • Art Movement: Public art
  • Art Form: Sculpture
  • Original Title: Die göttliche Vergänglichkeit de Tones

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