敖司堡公牛 Osborne Bull
Initially a billboard, the Osborne bull “has exceeded its advertising sense and has been integrated into the landscape.” It has numerous awards and has been the focus of numerous cultural and artistic activities. Currently the Osborne bull is internationally recognised and certainly Spain´s most recognised symbol in the world.
In 1983 the bull was decorated by the American artist Keith Herring, in 1996 it starred in the photographic exhibition of Larry Mangino and hosted the Contemporary Art Fair ARCO.
In 2000, it received the AUS Award and during 2003 it was chosen as the most representative design of the twentieth century by the Development and Decorative Arts partners.
In 2006, it had been decorated and interpreted by 50 international personalities on the occasion of its 50th anniversary. It had also been featured in numerous exhibitions devoted to graphic design
In 2016, Osborne has celebrated the 60th anniversary of the Osborne Bull with the inauguration of Toro Gallery, a brand new art gallery that includes hundreds of historical documents and celebrated interpretations of the Osborne Bull by world known international artists, celebrities and brands.