Manfred Kielnhofer, a world renowned Austrian painter, sculptor and Photographer, did indeed offer his work to the Kassel art exhibition, known as Documenta (now in its 13th installation as it were). Yet for whatever reason his proposal was turned down.
301 if you include Kielnhofer, pictured left, who is according to certain Kuriositas ladies the best looking artist on the planet. Objectifying the artist aside, the Guardians will be on site until the end of the art festival which concludes on 16th September 2012 and will spend their time traveling around the vast Documenta area, popping up at the numerous venues spread across the city.
Image Credit Flickr User contemporaryartpark
The Guardians may look a little daunting, scary even. Yet never judge by appearances. They have a somewhat subversive sense of humor.
To learn more about Manfred Kielnhofer, please visit the artist's website.
Unless otherwise stated all photographs here are courtesy Manfred Kielnhofer.
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