Get smart curated videos delivered to your inbox every week.      
The Kid Should See This

Making Florentijn Hofman’s Feestaardvarken (Partyaardvark)

Watch the making of Florentijn Hofman’s Feestaardvarken (Partyaardvark), a 30 meter long, climbable concrete sculpture made for Burgers’ Zoo in Arnhem, The Netherlands.

hofman-sculpture-aardvark-giant-plaground

Hofman’s work with giant animals might be familiar: here’s his giant rubber duck in Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbour. Also in the archives: a video of an adorable aardvark baby and more excellent projects happening in The Netherlands.

via Designboom.

This award-winning video collection is reader-supported. Become a sustaining member to keep TKSST online and free for everyone, including teachers and parents who use it as a resource to spark learning and curiosity for kids.

🌈 Watch these videos next...

Florentijn Hofman’s HippopoThames on the River Thames in London

Rion Nakaya

Tape Paris: Crawl through suspended tunnels of translucent tape

Rion Nakaya

The physics & engineering of windmills in The Netherlands

Rion Nakaya

Ice skating on Amsterdam Canals, Winter 2012

Rion Nakaya

The Secret Story of Toys: Action-figure character sculptors

Rion Nakaya

Beam Drop Inhotim, 2008, Brazil – Chris Burden

Rion Nakaya

Alebrijes, Mexico’s Beautiful Monsters

Rion Nakaya

Two professors sculpt each other in less than ten minutes

Rion Nakaya

Flying a quadcopter above Simon Rodia’s Watts Towers

Rion Nakaya