Monday, July 15, 2019

Nails' Tales: Ear of corn or male anatomy; you make the call

Photo by Retiring Guy

Nails' Tales sculpture coming down this summer, UW-Madison says. (Wisconsin State Journal, 6/22/2019)
The 50-foot concrete obelisk of footballs was intended to project power and strength, artist Donald Lipski said at the time of its unveiling outside Camp Randall in November 2005. 
But critics say it brings to mind an ear of corn or male anatomy.

Public art by Donald Lipski

Donald Lipski's biography

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