“Piss”

Prague 083Made by: David Černý, Prague, Czech Republic (Photo: Gosia Głowacka, August 2013)

One of his brilliant yet controversial creations is installed at the Herget Brick Works in Prague’s Lesser Quarter (in front of Franz Kafka museum ). The two bronze urinating figures, each 210 centimeters high, pee into an enclosure the shape of the Czech Republic while turning their upper torsos and raising their penises. The stream of water writes quotes from legendary Prague residents. If the viewer sends a text to the number shown next to the sculptural grouping, the figures will write the message.

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