Hippo Sculpture River thames
35 images Created 3 Sep 2014
‘HippopoThames’ - a 21-metre-long hippo sculpture, by Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman (best known for his Rubber Duck installation) is towed upriver to Nine Elms on the South Bank. It is his first UK commission Stepped access to the foreshore, near St George’s Tower, will be available for three hours a day at low tide throughout September. Its arrival marks the start of Totally Thames, a month long festival of events around the river.