funny fat monkey – fashioned from flip-flops

November 18, 2010    

Ever wondered what to do with all those spare shoes lying around? Why not make a big fat monkey! How cool is this….straddled on a bench, in a park in Sao Paulo Brazil, lies the giant animal, created by Rotterdam artist florentijn hofman, made with the help of students, for the the pixelshow. Its one from a series entitled ‘Obeastitas’, the comically over-sized monkey sculpture is an inflated form clad with thousands of the Brazilian icon–the flip flop. We think this is just fab! Read more about it and see more pics here on Design Boom

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