4 September 2014


Florentijn Hofman’s Giant Hippo Invades The Thames For Festival

Florentijn Hofman has launched his first ever UK commission, ‘Hippo Thames’ for the Totally Thames festival. The Dutch artist best known for his giant yellow Rubber Duck which made it’s debut in Hong Kong during Art Basel in 2013, has created an extraordinary 21-metre-long hippo sculpture, which was towed upriver today from its build site […]

8 August 2013


The Mayor’s Thames Festival Full Schedule Listings

The Mayor’s Thames Festival undergoes an exciting transformation this year, taking place over 10 days instead of the usual weekend of activities. From 6 to 15 September 2013, the festival will encourage Londoners and visitors to connect directly with the river in new and surprising ways through an extravaganza of public art commissions, music, river-based […]