España

Statues - Hither & Thither

Site Search:
Morro Jable
(Pájara)
Fuerteventura

Canarias

Avenida del Saladar

Sueños Rotos (Ícaro)

Broken Dreams (Icarus)

Icarus and his father Daedalus attempted to escape from Crete by means of wings constructed from feathers and wax. Icarus flew too close to the sun, and the melting wax caused him to fall into the sea where he drowned
(Wikipedia)
Juan Miguel Cubas
2016

Morro Jable /  Sueños Rotos (Ícaro)   Morro Jable /  Sueños Rotos (Ícaro)

Description

Figure of Icarus made of steel wires, with falling wings of steel. Made during the third Symposium in October 2016.

Simposio Internacional de Escultura de Pájara

In Morro Jable, municipality of Pájara, since 2014 a yearly International Sculpture Symposium is held, with the local sculptor Juan Miguel Cubras as one of the promoters. At these symposiums four or five sculptors work for a few weeks in a place open to the public. The sculptures made during the symposiums are placed in the public space of Morro Jable or else in the municipality of Pájara. Just as in Puerto del Rosario, there is no sculpture trail and there are hardly any information signs.

The participants were:

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location (N 28°2'54" - W 14°20'11")

Item Code: esca373; Photograph: 15 April 2018
Of each statue we made photos from various angles and also detail photos of the various texts.
If you want to use photos, please contact us via the contact form (in Dutch, English or German).
© Website and photos: René & Peter van der Krogt