Las Vegas, Nevada: Big Rig Jig: Twisted Tanker Trucks

Two real tanker trucks twisted into a 50-foot-tall upright "S." Built for 2007 Burning Man by Mike Ross. Installed in August 2016 when this was a blighted neighborhood, now it's part of an "art-forward community space" named Fergusons Downtown, which opened in Dec. 2019.
Address:
Fremont St., Las Vegas, NV
Directions:
Downtown, on the north side of Fremont St. between 10th and 11th Sts.
Admission:
Free
RA Rates:
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Big Rig Jig: Twisted Tanker Trucks

I just happened to come upon this cool sculpture when they were installing it. It's easy to find. The neighborhood is a little sketchy -- it seems like they are trying to rebuild this part of Fremont Street.

[Joannah Soderborg, 09/03/2016]

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