Whose Idea Was This?

Collection by John Lewell


Public sculpture that would be better hidden away unseen.

Finally a cup of java large enough! Giant Coffee Cup in Vining, MN--If you are ever in this part of Minnesota you MUST check out this park--a lot of very interesting art work all done by local artists! Coffee Love, Coffee Art, Coffee Cups, Coffee Maker, Land Art, Mn Artists, Local Artists, Graffiti Artists, Art Public

Coffee Cup

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A hip but nearsighted pink elephant (Deforest, WI) / The Most Incredible Roadside Sights And Attractions The Places Youll Go, Places To See, Statues, Street Art, Roadside Attractions, Pink Elephant, Road Trippin, Adventure Is Out There, Travel Usa

A hip but nearsighted pink elephant (Deforest, WI)

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Tea stop

Some highways had tea stops, the local equivalent of rest stops. This fountain was in front of one of the tea stops.

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Illusion d'optique? Vraiment? / Optical illusion? Really?

Mais comment est-ce possible? / How is it possible? Réponse à proposer dans les commentaires. / Answers to give in the reviews. Découverte lors d'une promenade. Oberursel, a de très nombreuses fontaines et des oeuvres d'art contemporain disséminées dans toute la ville. Là, on a les deux en même temps. Discovered while taking a stroll. Oberursel has many fountains and contemporary art works scattered around town. Here, you have the both. Réponse ici / Answer is here

Incorporate water faucets into the display somehow, interactive or maybe for the sculpture, photos of water can be 'pouring' out Outdoor Sculpture, Outdoor Art, Sculpture Art, Plastic Art, Roadside Attractions, Illusion Art, Unusual Things, Weird Art, Land Art

Water tap on a roundabout at Ypres, Belgium. Coordinates: N50° 50.549' E002° 54.046'

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Vining, MN - Nyberg Sculpture Park

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VISIT FOR MORE London Ink Swimmer – This long and high sculptures of a life-like swimmer swimming through the grass was commissioned by London Ink reality TV show. London Ink, Art Public, Street Art, Guerilla Marketing, Wow Art, Crazy Funny, Art For Art Sake, Outdoor Art, Urban Art

Architectural Art- “The Swimmer”

This architectural design in London, is a design to show a man swimming through the grounds of london. I am not sure which architect came up with this idea, but whoever did it made it realistic as …

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Kitschiest Roadside Attractions in America

The landscape blurs as you drive Interstate 80 straight through Nebraska. Then suddenly you do a double take. Right in front of you is an old-timey Western trading post, sitting in the shadow of a 30-foot-tall cutout of Buffalo Bill.It just wouldn’t be a great American road trip without kitschy roadside attractions like the Fort Cody Trading Post in North Platte. Some of the earliest got their start in the 1920s, when the birth of the U.S. highway system set off a building boom. Drivers had…