5.08.2009

Scripps Turd (aka "Okeanos" by William Tucker)

The Scripps Turd sculpture, in front of Scripps Green Hospital on North Torrey Pines Road in La Jolla, was taken down in 2001.

I always meant to get a picture of it, but never got around to it. Some of the photos that were floating around the internet have disappeared. I found this one at Decrepit Old Fool, and I'm preserving it here as a monument to the genius of modern art.



(Okeanos by William Tucker)

According to Scripps, it's now at a nearby office park where it's less visible and less embarrassing.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Kudos to you! You have done a fine service by preserving this, it's one of those things that no one would believe yet there it was.

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