Colombia // Tierra Paisa //

Parque San Antonio

If your appetite for Botero isn’t sated, check out his Pájaro de Paz (Bird of Peace) sculpture at Parque San Antonio, on Carrera 46 between calles 44 and 46. When a guerrilla bomb destroyed the bronze sculpture in 1996, Botero ordered the skeleton to be left in its shattered state and a replica of the original was placed alongside it as an eloquent protest against violence.

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