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Sweden's Big Bunny and 6 other larger-than-life art installations
A towering bunny sculpture in a Swedish town square and a huge pair of pink sunglasses on a Danish beach play with scale... and our minds
 
Big Bunny, Sweden Florentijn Hofman

Artists have long experimented with scale, and some of the most startling examples are those that drastically enlarge everyday objects and plop them down in the middle of a public space. The latest is Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman's Big Yellow Rabbit, a 42-foot-tall yellow bunny covered with wooden shingles and installed in a town square in Orebro, Sweden. It's just one of several oversize public art installations to sprout up in recent months. Here are six others.

 

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