This sculpture is part of a larger “Deer Family” installation together with a Fawn and Doe
The white tailed deer, as typically seen in Brooklyn snowfall (below) …
This sculpture is over 5 feet tall and contains 46,563 LEGO pieces. It took my assistants Jung Ah and Ji Sun over 215 hours to design and build. Three of us spent over a week just working on the expression of the eyes.
The sculpture is built around a custom-welded metal armature, and every LEGO piece is glued one-by-one.
This sculpture will now spend the next 6 years traveling to Botanical Gardens and Arboretums around the world as part of my Nature Connects exhibit. Check out the schedule and see if it’s visiting you soon!