Jeff Koons' 'Bouquet of Tulips' honours victims of Paris terror attacks

The artist’s sculpture unveiled in the French capital shows ‘the vitality of the human spirit’ New York-based pop artist Jeff Koons has unveiled his long-awaited giant sculpture titled “Bouquet of Tulips” in Paris, commemorating the victims...

Jeff Koons' 'Bouquet of Tulips' honours victims of Paris terror attacks

The artist’s sculpture unveiled in the French capital shows ‘the vitality of the human spirit’

New York-based pop artist Jeff Koons has unveiled his long-awaited giant sculpture titled “Bouquet of Tulips” in Paris, commemorating the victims of terror attacks that rocked France in 2015 and 2016.

Controversy over the placement of the sculpture stalled its installation for years after Koons announced the gift in November 2016. It was finally unveiled on Friday in the gardens of the Champs Élysées — between the Petit Palais and Place de la Concorde.

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