Giant Glow-In-the-Dark Bunnies Take Over Civic Center | SF
A hip-hoppin’ large-scale, temporary public art installation by artist Amanda Parer will be installed in Civic Center Plaza in April. Because, bunnies.
San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza will host Intrude available to all of San Francisco residents and visitors to enjoy 24 hours, 7 days a week beginning April 4th through April 25, 2016 with them scheduled to be taken down at 1pm.
The highly acclaimed installation features five monumental nylon rabbits that are inflated to 23 feet high and internally lit at night.
“Intrude” Giant Glow-in-the-Dark Bunnies
April 4-25, 2016
Civic Center Plaza, San Francisco
- Opening Day: April 4th
- Civic Dedication Ceremony: April 5th at 9am – Polk Street Steps of City Hall
- Food Trucks & Music: April 5th evening
- “Bunny Jam” LED Hoops: April 6th 7pm to 9pm
- The final take-down – Monday, April 25 at 1pm
The City’s Civic Center is the next stop on the North American tour of Intrude, which has brought a joyful spirit to more than 19 major cities throughout the world, including London, Paris and Boston.
About the Artist
Amanda Parer’s edgy and ephemeral artworks explore the natural world, its fragility and our role within it. Her work features startlingly beautiful creatures enlarged and frozen within their chosen habitats. When viewing one of these iconic, mostly feral animals inhabiting a beautifully haunting landscape, the environmental message is enhanced by the artist’s finely crafted traditional technique in any of her chosen mediums, such as painting, sculpture and public installation. Originally from Sydney, Parer now resides in Tasmania where her work has been acquired by both public and private collections.