Hong Kong Cancels Anthony Gormley’s Men-On-Rooftops Piece Because It Hits Too Close To Home

Event Horizon, which features statues of the sculptor standing near the edge of rooftops, has already inspired emergency calls from people who thought they were seeing a suicide in London, New York, and São Paulo. But the lead sponsor of the installation in Hong Kong withdrew after one of its own employees threw himself from the offices’ rooftop earlier this year.

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