Cuz there is apparently a gigantic Humpty Hump head sitting out in a warehouse in Oakland, California… and it could be yours.
• dimensions are 12ft high by 16 ft wide at it’s base.
• splits into 3 pieces for smaller storage or transport.
• required an 18-wheel truck to transport and a 4-man fork lift team to move.
• full dressing room inside, w/electric elevator that lifts out thru nose.
• also has metal stairs inside and nose-door opens manually as well, in case of electric failure.
• sunglasses light up and scroll circular light patterns around the rims.
• the lips and chin double as steps to walk down to stage.
“whoever grabs it up, please stay in touch, and when we next need it again, i’ll reimburse your transport, storage & cleaning expenses up to the current date, to either buy it back or rent it out if it’s no longer for sale.” – shkg
No exact info on how to locate it though…
Cardiff-by-the-Sea’s favorite target for family friendly vandalism is made over as Banksy’s Flower Thrower, accompanied by an assortment of characters of walls past.
Marble surfboards made by the people behind Reena Spaulings. The sculptures are precise copies of a surfboard purchased at Mollusk, when it still had a shop in Williamsburg.
Paul Smith and Charming Baker talk about the polished aluminum bike sculpture they collaborated on.
The Standard NY now has an 18-foot tall sculpture by Austrian artist Erwin Wurm installed in their plaza. Watch the install after the jump.
Installed in the Kiasma Museum of Modern Art in Finland, this work by Rich Holland “was the world’s first large scale skatable sculptural installation.”
Damien Hirst will most likely be able to put up a 67-foot statue of “a naked pregnant woman holding a sword above her head” in an ugly parking lot, 100 yards or so from his restaurant, 11 The Quay, in the town of Devon.
Which do you prefer?
If you find yourself in Frankfurt before September 23rd, you can decide in person at Liebieghaus Skulpturensammlung and the Schirn Kunsthalle.
A new sculptural edition from Ludo. Half the proceeds go to Skateistan.
A new 15-inch bust of Ronald Reagan by Frank Kozik.
A vinyl sculpture thoughtfully hand-painted by Die Antwoord’s Ninja.