When animals are asleep, they are at their most vulnerable; even the most dangerous predator can look beautiful & gentle while sleeping. When in the land of dreams, all creatures are equals in this world. We are all Sleeping Beauties, just like the creatures in these beautiful sleeping animal pictures.
Katharina Fritsch’s Hahn/Cock was unveiled yesterday as the newest contemporary art addition to Trafalgar Square in London. Fritsch’s sculpture is a large cockerel in ultramarine blue and stands as a “a symbol for regeneration, awakening and strength,” as well as referring “in an ironic way, to male-defined British society and thoughts about biological determinism.”