Vancouver Outdoor Art

Canada, Vancouver Guide (B): Vancouver Outdoor Art

Everyone has their opinions, us included. Sometimes staring at that white canvas with paint splattered on it just doesn't do it for you. We get it.

There is also some really cool art out there that even the most cynical can appreciate. We like to try to find the fun, whimsical stuff that everyone can see and have it sparks a smile. Take a trip around Vancouver, BC with us to find some of their best outdoor (which equals free) art exhibits! 

What do you get when you merge technology with nature? Well a digital orca of course! Overlooking the Burrard Inlet this leaping, lego-like sculpture takes something we are familiar with and offers a surprising double take. 

This steel sculpture is supposed to represent the power of nature. It is the moment when a raindrop hits the ground, multiplied by like a trillion times in size. Because, science.

When you first stumble upon this work of art you say, "Oh wow, look at that." and then you read the sign and immediately wonder what the heck it means. We read up on it and we think the Terada himself explains it best: ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Vancouver Outdoor Art
Guide Location: Canada » Vancouver
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Digital Orca   The Drop   A-maze-ing Laughter   Love Your Bean   The Words Don't Fit The Picture  
Author: Sarah Miller
Read it on author's website: http://www.rainorshineguides.com/blog/outdoor-art-vancouver

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