LOT #19 : Jane Tuinstra : ElectroRhino
Jane Tuinstra : ElectroRhino

Artist

Jane Tuinstra

Title

ElectroRhino

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Rhino Sculpture Location

Taronga Zoo, Sydney

Rhino Inspiration

The ElectroRhino is meeting today’s technology as art. The carbon fibre represents the toughness and strength of the rhino. LED technology will be applied and will illuminate at night. The rhino will be very happy to live in urban surroundings in his new skin. 

Artist statement

Jane is a designer who is in Australia for half a year for her studies back in the Netherlands. She is an industrial product design student. Taking care of the world's animals is very important to her, this is one of the reasons that she has submitted a design. She did public art before in the Netherlands for a primary school.

Sculpture Details

Type : Large (adult)

Measurements : 1340mm (h) x 2250mm (l) x 800mm (w)

Weight : Approximately 60Kg