Monument Au Fantome


Monument Au Fantome

Originally uploaded by Drkangeltex

Location: Discovery Green Park, Houston, Texas, USA

Sculpture by Jean Dubuffet, fiberglass and steel, 1969-71

It was originally a part of the Dubuffet’s Hourloupe series. According to claudia morlan: The seven distinct elements are made of painted fiberglass over a stainless steel armature and include: the hedge, the chimney, the dog, the phantom, the tree, the mast and the church…(It) is certain to become a focal point for visitors of the new $122 million park… The sculpture (is) situated on the east side of the park near Avenida de las Americas on a plaza that is adjacent to the Houston Astros Garden Grove.

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Detail shot by cybertoad

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photo originally uploaded by Drkangeltex

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photo originally uploaded by mappa1001

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