Big face in the water – level 3, A12

Big face in the water – level 3, A12

06-09-2012 22:00

It’s not the kind of thing you expect to see on your local beach. Yes, this giant sculpture in the shape of a human head has been unveiled on Botafogo Beach in Rio de Janeiro.

It's the latest work from Spanish artist Jaume Plensa and it’s part of the "Other Ideas for Rio" exhibition, officially opening at the end of the week.

The exhibition will feature other international artists at some of the city's main landmarks. And the aim is to bring art to people who wouldn't otherwise get to see it because of the rush of city life.

The exhibition will run until mid November.


Interesting words: giant (extremely big), unveil (show something new), feature (show), landmark (important place which you can see easily), mid (middle of).


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