19 Oct 2011
Over the summer months, Edinburgh was turned into an exotic jungle; filled with iconic animals, the sounds of the city replaced with the trumpeting of elephants, birdsong and monkey chatter. Park benches, fountains, pavements and parks became perches, watering holes, hunting and grazing grounds. Yes really!
Jungle City Edinburgh burst onto the streets with colourful animals, each painted and decorated by a different artist or design house in an awareness and fundraising drive to save their homeland habitats in Asia.
Planet Flowers were one of the sponsors of this incredible event and the Jungle City Gathering was the finale to this two month exhibition. This glittering dinner held at the newly re-opened National Museum of Scotland was dressed by the incredibly talented team in jungle inspired works. Totally rocking…