This photo was taken on January 15, 2019 at 1:20 PM.
The location was in a large center courtyard at the Ronald Reagan Building.
The "Take It!” came as I came upon this very familiar to me sculpture. I had walked by it as a part of my routine route on a year round basis
for many years and never thought of it as something to possibly ride. There just was not a hint of rideability attached to a tulip like flower
laying on its side no matter how pleasant to the eye this art work was.
It was amazing to me to look at the saddle form which was shaped by the melting of the snow and have the rest of the imagination take over to
the vision of actually getting up on the metal figure and giving it a ride (The snow would have to be replaced with a sheep skin throw - lol - in order for the ride to be
Talk about "Flower Power" lol.
For those who visit the city - this out of the way place - has been used many times for
presentations and small musical performances.
There is actually a matching sculpture to the one shown - but it did not have the sun on it
the way this one did - when I happened upon it.
Here is hoping your winter has been going well.
PS: This could have easily had several different titles (An Impulse Frozen in Time)
(Cool it!) etc - lol.