Gigantic Cow Sculptures Made From Recycled Car Parts
Helsinki-based sculptor Miina Äkkijyrkkä’s recycles large metal pieces to create sculptures of farm animals. Her CV reads: 1965-1966 Equine College Ypäjä; 1967-1968 Dairy Farming School of North-Savo; 1969-1973 The School of the Fine Arts of Finland. She has been working with cows for nearly 50 years. She purchases dozens of used vehicles from dealers around Finland and uses the colorful scraps to form these giant sculptures.