When driving down the busy road in Nice, you may slam on your brakes and ask "what is this?" The answer is La Tete Carree Library which is a large box shaped sculpture with a man's lower lip, chin and neck as the base and called "Thinking Inside The Box". It is an 85' tall cube shaped sculpture with 3...
This was our room view from our Hotel. Extremely futuristic architecture and very interesting at the same time. To be honest I didn't visit it, but I think that it deserves to reach it, even if only to admire it.
We came around a corner on a bus and were amazed to see this enormous grey cube sitting on top of a chin and neck. Wow. Who would expect to see something like that so unexpectedly?! Giving it a 4 because it was such a surprise, not necessarily because it was beautiful.
La Tete Carree is a drive-by attraction, pure and simple. It’s interesting because of its sheer novelty and large size, but only a contemporary art fanatic would think this sculpture merits a lengthy, contemplative inspection at close range.I'm glad I've seen it, but once is enough.