• Flying Ospreys, Herons, and Terns Comprise a 35-Meter Water Tower Mural by Taquen

    5 days ago - By Colossal

    “Eau de Loire” (2021), Gien, France. All images courtesy of Taquen, by Fabe Collage
    A 35-meter tower looming over Gien, France, is the site of a new mural by Taquen that celebrates the inherent life-giving properties of water. Set against a deep blue backdrop, the massive artwork titled “ Eau de Loire ” features a flock of ospreys, herons, and common terns, which often are spotted near the banks of the Loire River that runs through the area, as they fly around the tank in an endless loop. “Water has always been synonymous with life,” the Madrid-based artist says, noting that the source is...
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