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Bridges: Bridge Aesthetics

Picasso on Bridges

"What would be the best bridge? Well, the one which could be reduced to a thread, a line, without anything left over; which fulfilled strictly its function of uniting two separated distances."

- Pablo Picasso

-from Stress Ribbon and Cable-Supported Pedestrian Bridges by Jiri Rasky

Beauty of Bridges

Pedestrian Bridges

A Sample of Bridge Images at the Linda Hall Library

University Heights Bridge

University Heights Bridge Over Harlem River, New York City - 1908

Queensboro Bridge

Manhattan Approach, Queensboro Bridge, New York City - 1909