Posts Tagged ‘Fourth Plinth’

Katharina Fritsch’s Uncanny Sculptures

Katharina Fritsch. Company at Table, 1988; polyester, wood, cotton, paint; 140 x 1600 x 175 cm.

From our friends at Beautiful/Decay, today we bring you a look at the work of artist Katharina Fritsch, whose giant blue rooster Hahn/Cock (2013) was unveiled on the Fourth Plinth in Trafalgar Square, London, earlier this year. Though Fritsch’s work is often quite funny, author Pauli Ochi notes: “Fritsch’s sculpture is also deeply unnerving.” This article was originally published on October 25, 2013. Katharina Fritsch is a German-born artist who transforms[…..]