Like many tourists, the GSA Class of 2019 was eager to be part of one of Chicago’s most popular photo op sites. The actual name of this sculpture, which consists of 168 polished stainless steel plates, making it look like fluid mercury, is "Cloud Gate," but its informal name is The Bean because of its appearance. Students attended a symphony in Millennium Park prior to this photo.
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