By Bruce Munro

Location: Charmaine's Garden Terrace

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When he was a small boy, Bruce Munro received an iconic pink plastic lawn flamingo as a gift from his father who had just returned from traveling to the United States. The bird ultimately found a home in the artist’s playroom, and fascinated him throughout his childhood. The use of these 1000 specially commissioned white flamingos is at the same time, an evocation of this memory, a nod to Don Featherstone, the designer of the original pink flamingo, and an allusion to C.S. Lewis’s Voyage of the Dawn Treader.