‘box’ installation by pablo curutchet in cordoba, argentina

‘box’, a giant man constructed by argentinian artist pablo curutchet out of cardboard boxes, peers over passersby in the city of cordoba. measuring 8.5 meters high, 1.5 meters wide, and 2 meters long (27.9 x 4.9 x 6.5 feet), the installation weighs 400 kilograms (882lbs) and is poised over the intersection of st. john and glen boulevard. over eleven people helped mount ‘box’ in place in august of 2006.

pablo curutchet: box aerial view

pablo curutchet: box construction view

pablo curutchet: box installing the sculpture

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pablo curutchet: box

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