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The Birds

| Olympic Village, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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Quirky but Powerful

THE BIRDS is an interesting sculpture by Myfanwy McLeod, installed after the 2010 Winter Olympics... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
PookyCake
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Victoria, Canada
2 minutes

We didn't plan to pass here. The statues are strange, because isn't it the kind of bird you expect... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2017
Amrod_x
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Milan, Italy
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2 weeks ago
“Quirky but Powerful”
Sep 17, 2017
“2 minutes ”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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| Olympic Village, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

THE BIRDS is an interesting sculpture by Myfanwy McLeod, installed after the 2010 Winter Olympics in Southeast False Creek Olympic Plaza. It depicts a couple of house sparrows, male and female. Each stands at about 5-meters tall, or 50 times their actual size. The two...More

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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We didn't plan to pass here. The statues are strange, because isn't it the kind of bird you expect in a place like Canada but you can spend 2 minutes here, it enjoy your walk

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Reviewed 22 August 2016

A pair of giant house sparrows inspired by the Hitchcock thriller - an interesting addition to an otherwise mundane plaza.

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Reviewed 22 November 2015

The Birds are sculptures of a male plus female pair of house sparrows at about 50x the real size. They were made in 2010 by Myfanwy MacLeod and the first artwork to be approved under the Olympic and Paralympic Public Art program. The have a...More

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