All those things may indeed be signs of cultural sophistication on the rise. Or it may just be mean Skywhale has drawn attention by being stupid. After all, Jackass: The Movie, also generated conversation, publicity, attention and tweets, but few would regard it as culturally sophisticated.
Thursday, 16 May 2013
Is Skywhale a Jackass?
So Robyn Archer, the creative director of the Centenary of Canberra, has defended Skywhale - the whale-shaped balloon which makes Eccentrica Gallumbits look mammary-challenged: