27 Oct '14, 5pm

Giant Ogre Sculpture Rips Out of Lawn in Budapest

Giant Ogre Sculpture Rips Out of Lawn in Budapest

Locals and tourists alike gravitated toward the innovative sculpture during the contemporary art fair, which was presented in an unusual way compared to other examples of public sculpture in Budapest. Hervé’s oversized angry man peers out from underneath a carpet of lush green grass, as if hiding out in an underground chamber far below the park’s lawn. Rising 20 feet in the air, the lawn seems to stretch over the giant’s back, creating a new grassy hill. Emphasizing the fusion of art and nature, Hervé added layers of living sod to the sculpture’s back, which continued to thrive during the exhibition for the Art Market Budapest art fair.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/giant-ogre-sculpture-rips-out-of-law...

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