17 July 2010

Romero Britto in Beaulieu

This happy chappie welcomes you to the port of Beaulieu-sur-Mer. He was created by the Brazilian Pop Art artist, Romero Britto and given to the town in 2007. Do click on the link to read more about this fascinating artist and his charitable works. Prince Albert of Monaco is a collector of Britto's work.

7 comments:

ann p. said...

You can't help but smile when looking at this sculpture. What a wonderful welcome to Beaulieu-sur-Mer, and you captured the colors so well. Thank you also for the link to Britto's site; looks like he adds some color and fun to the world in many ways.

Hilda said...

He is so fun and cheerful! Thanks for making me smile, Jilly!

domino said...

Looking at his work makes me feel happy.

this too will pass said...

like it

Virginia said...

Ann P is right, I'm smiling. Happy Feet!!! What a great piece.
V

puddinglane said...

Yah!! loved that - I clicked on the Romeo Britto site and so loved the Bentley car. Quirky but fabulous art.
Dianne xx

glduro_marieloupe said...

Romero's art reflects the colors and joy of Brazil. Brazil has many surprises that few people can see ...

Thanks for show him to the world!

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