Ding-a-ling-a-ling. Hello? It's For Ewe. Jean Luc Cornec's Rotary Phone Sheep.




above photo by Frank Rumpenhorst

Reader Mark Shockley sent me some images of this unusual art installation to share with you: Grazing sheep made of old rotary telephones. Although he hadn't known who or where they came from, a little research uncovered the fact that this is was an installation in the Frankfurt Museum of Communications by french artist Jean-Luc Cornec from quite a long time ago. Though the following photos were taken in approx 2004, I believe the installation was first implemented in the early 1990s.


above photo by Alex Hess







Thanks to fellow bloggers for photos and info: swissmiss and BB-Blog, eyeteeth, bookofjoe, and flickr photos for the images.

Other work by Jean Luc Cornec can be seen below.

Words Christmas Tree:

Gummi bear Christmas Tree:

To see more of jean Luc Cornec's work, go here.

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