World’s largest LEGO art display debuts in Tampa for free

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — The world’s largest, most elaborate display of LEGO art will debut in Downtown Tampa on Friday, June 23.

The exhibition is titled “The Art of the Brick” and will feature 100 incredible artworks made out of LEGO bricks by award-winning artist Nathan Sawaya.

The collection features original sculptures, as well as re-imagined versions of iconic art masterpieces, made entirely from LEGO bricks.

Sawaya said he worked on famous artworks such as Vincent Van Gogh’s Starry Night and Leonardo Da Vinci’s Mona Lisa.

“A goal with this collection of art is to demonstrate the potential of imagination and the power of creativity,” said Sawaya in a news release.

Visitors will be able to get up close and personal with these life-size sculptures through September 4 and is free to the public.

WFLA News Channel 8’s Lila Gross got a behind the scenes look on Friday. Watch the video below.

You can visit the exhibit at 802 E Whiting St. in Tampa.

Click here to learn more about this spectacular exhibit.

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