Miami, Florida: Giant Naked Torso (Gone)

13 ft. tall "Male Torso," sans arms, legs and head, is a 1992 sculpture by Colombian artist Fernando Botero. Part of a series of big body part figures by the sculptor, who turned 80 in 2012.
Was in Bayfront Park, on the east side of Biscayne Blvd at its intersection with NE 2nd St.
August 2016: Reported gone since late 2015.

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We searched for two hours for this sculpture (and got a great foot tour of downtown Miami). Sadly, we finally found the last known location, only to be told it was removed right before Christmas and no current location is known.

[Robin, 08/10/2016]
Giant Naked Torso

The giant torso has moved again. Due to building construction on the corner of SE 9 and S. Miami Ave., it is now located along Biscayne Blvd along the western edge of Bayfront Park.

[signmanjoe, 01/01/2016]

Naked torso.

Giant Naked Torso

The Giant Naked Torso is now at the corner of S. Miami and SE 9th St.

[Kelly Soprych, 10/05/2014]

When it comes to public display venues, this statue has legs!

Giant Naked Torso.

Giant Naked Torso

My husband, Andy, likes big butts and he cannot lie.

[Erin Zebrowski Stitt, 01/21/2013]

Public art for everyone!

Male Torso sculpture.

Giant Naked Torso

A creepy, giant, headless, armless, legless torso in Downtown Miami, complete with fig leaf covering its nether regions. Located in a family park at the start of historic Biscayne Boulevard.

[John L, 11/05/2011]

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