The De Dijkwerkers sculpture in Rotterdam is by the artist Ek van Zanten. It’s a sculpture of two humans while lifting a basalt rock together. The symbolic value is about the many port workers. Moreover a way that shows that South Rotterdam is what it is through hard work.
An other interesting artworks in the area is the The Idler’s Playground by Cosima von Bonin. Meantime the location of the De Dijkwerkers sculpture is at a truly beautiful Rotterdam view. The bronze creation by Ek van Zanten is from the year 1970 and 2.20 meters high. Here is the location!