By Jesus Diaz
Travelers have already nicknamed the piece “the stairway to heaven.”
When it was time to upgrade the gorgeous–but ancient–wooden escalators at Wynyard Station in Sydney, Australia, the government of New South Wales decided to do something different. Instead of trashing them, they chose to transform them into something completely new. They called on artist Chris Fox to come up with an idea–the result of which is Interloop, a beautiful sculpture that now welcomes users to the transit hub.