Giant Horses

Global Horse Culture Archive on May 12, 2008, 22:55

Great Britain is home to several famous hillside chalk images, like the Uffington White Horse shown here, which were made by removing the soil and grass from the hillside to expose the underlying stone. Many, like the Uffington White Horse, are thousands of years old, others are newer designs inspired by the old ones.

Now, a recent article in the Guardian reports, a contest is being held to create a giant work of public art, and one of the entries is an enormous white horse - not carved in the earth, but made of steel (check the article for an image of what it will look like):