Falls Church, Virginia: Man Eating Dogfood

A life-size elderly man made of aluminum sits on a box eating something from a can. Yes, it's dog food. And the man has a tail.

Address:
Gordon Rd, Falls Church, VA
Directions:
On the south side of Hwy 7/W. Broad St. one block east of its intersection with Hwy 703/Haycock Rd. In front of the Kia dealership.
Admission:
Free
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Man with Tail Eating from a Can.

Man with Tail Eating from a Can

I have no idea what this statue actually is, but it appears to be a man with a tail sitting on a box and eating from a can.

[Lisa V, 09/15/2016]

Posthumously unveiled in 2014, Richard Beyer's "Man Eating Dog Food" is a depiction of a man (possibly Richard) at the end of his life reverting to his spirit animal, in this case a dog. He has a tail. It's meant to be a happy statue.


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