A lifesize Kanye Jesus sculpture has appeared in Hollywood

What's Fresh 23/02/2017

A life-size Kanye West/Yeezus sculpture has popped up on Hollywood Boulevard and was made by street artist Plastic Jesus.

The sculpture has is wearing a pair of Yeezy Boost 350 sneakers and goldchains. His arms are outstrectched but he is not nailed to a cross.

In an interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Plastic Jesus said, “[West is] a genius at writing and producing but he’s not a God, and that’s where we put him. Until there’s an issue in his life or a hiccup in his career, then we crucify him.” He elaborated about the sculpture’s message: “By all means, treat and respect these people are artists, but don’t make them into gods—because we crucify our gods.”