“Conversation à Nice”- Shining Statues of Massena Square
Sitting in the heart of Nice France, perch seven resin statues created the Spanish artist Jaume Plensa. During the day they tower quietly over the pedestrian filled Massena Square. Come dusk they begin to glow and twinkle with their ever changing colors.
Representing the seven continents, the smooth flow of colorful interaction represents communication between societies across the globe.
Appearing a bit like Buddhas some reviews label them as eyesores. Others think they are beautiful and poetic.
Smacking into the poles while walking and gawking upward happened to this mesmerized tourist on more than one occasion.
What do you think; beast or beauty?