Colorado Springs, Colorado: Octo-Maid: Metal Mermaid

"Iscariot" by Jackson Trace O'Connor is a giant rooftop mermaid built out of old galvanized light poles. Meant to be inspiring, but looks scary to us.
234 W. Colorado Ave., Colorado Springs, CO
North side of Colorado Ave. just east of I-25. Turn north at the stoplight onto W. Colorado and take the ramp down to the parking area. Sculpture may be temporary.
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"Iscariot" by Jackson Trace O'Connor. Amazing Matrix sentinel-looking rooftop sculpture viewable from Colorado Avenue.

[El Lorro, 07/03/2018]

Built in 2008 and originally displayed in Boston, so it may be temporary in Colorado.

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