“Selfie Panda” sculpture in Sichuan goes popular

来源:Xinhua 时间:2021-04-15 14:57:45编辑:LiuTingting

A tourist takes photos of the"Selfie Panda"sculpture at Yangtianwo square in Dujiangyan,southwest China's Sichuan Province,April 7,2021.A creation of Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman,the sculpture is 26.5m by 11m by 12m in dimension,featuring a selfie-taking giant panda lying on its back.Weighing 130 tonnes,the work takes shape with the help of three million lacquer-painted stainless steel rods."Selfie Panda"is inspired by a real giant panda that went astray in downtown Dujiangyan in 2005.It soon became a popular photogenic spot following its recent public debut.(Xinhua/Wang Xi)