Artwork #1

Ganador

by Christy Stallop, Council District 10

Metal armature, polystyrene, recycled bicycle tires, Super Sculpey, acrylic paint, 2019

Courtesy of the Artist

christystallop.com


Wearing a luchador mask used by wrestlers in Mexico, this grackle is quirky, whimsical, energetic, and weird, like Austin itself. Ganador, or "Winner" in Spanish, is made up of recycled bicycle tires paying homage to Austin's environmental awareness.