Columbus, Ohio: Disturbing Scrap Metal Horse

A sculpture of a rearing horse made of mechanical metal parts in such a way that it looks as if its flesh is missing. Skillful but unnerving.
Address:
2029 Fyffe Rd, Columbus, OH
Directions:
Animal Science Building at OSU. From SR 315 exit Lane Ave., turn east toward campus. Turn south on Fyffe Rd. The statue is just south of Woody Hayes Drive on the west side of the street, in front of the Animal Science Building. OR, from High St., take Woodruff Ave. west. Woodruff becomes Woody Hayes Drive at the stadium. Continue westbound, cross the river, and turn left onto Fyffe Rd.
Admission:
Free
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Scrap Metal Horse

The entrance to the Animal Science Building at Ohio State University has a creepy horse sculpture on the sidewalk. It is a metal sculpture made from gears and what looks like car parts, and is a horse standing on its hind legs, mouth wide open, looking like it's ready to attack someone. There is no name plaque or artist's name anywhere near it. I first noticed it around October 2014, but it may have been here longer. It faces east and is best photographed at mid-day.

[signmanjoe, 04/07/2015]

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