Converse, Texas: Giant Stag Made of Junk Team Field Report

4203 Loring Park, Converse, TX
At "The Parc at Escondido." I-10 exit 585. Drive north on FM 1516 for a half-mile, then turn right onto Loring Drive. You'll see the Stag straight ahead.
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Giant Stag Made of Junk

The signature artwork for a housing development. 40 feet tall, excessive even in a state that celebrates excess. Built of rusty fenders, license plates, typewriters, wheels, bicycle seats, engine parts, etc. Report... [01/14/2013]

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Junk metal stag.

Giant Stag Made of Junk

In a neighborhood west of San Antonio, the location of the Giant Stag is surprising ... and surprisingly easy to get to! While the height of the stag is impressive, the grace of such a colossal sculpture, made of junk no less, is a real testament to the artist, Florentino Narcis from Mexico City.

[Lisa, 02/26/2016]

Junk Stag.

Giant Stag Made of Junk

Directions are correct -- the stag is in the middle of the neighborhood. Very impressive.

[Rich, 12/31/2015]

Junk metal stag.

Giant Stag Made of Junk

Definitely worth the 1/2 mile detour off I-10.

[Ann, 01/14/2013]

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