It was created by internationally known artist Florentijn Hofman and, since 2007, has been on a world tour. It is currently in Los Angeles for the Tall Ship Festival and has caused, as you might imagine, a bit of a sensation! Here are a few more images of the “sculpture” and one that really puts it into scale. Enjoy.
You can really appreciate the scale in this next one!
The Maritime Maunder is not always serious. We can be whimsical sometimes too!
“You can’t row a boat in two directions at the same time!” - anonymous
Fair winds! Old Salt