Genitals In The Wild: Tiles In The Texas Capitol

This is my first genitals in the wild post, huzzah! I was visiting Austin, TX for the first time recently, and toured the state capitol building (being a history nerd, I enjoyed all the historical tidbits our very enthusiastic guide divulged). The building’s architecture is gorgeous, and featured some intriguing arrangements of floor tiles that were not, probably, intentional:

The pink, heart-shaped head is a little difficult to discern due to poor lighting and the quality of my camera phone, but I think it gets the point across. Here’s another example of the geometric artwork that was less suggestive:

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Jeana Jorgensen, PhD recently completed her doctoral degree in folklore and gender studies at Indiana University. She studies fairy tales and other narratives, dance, body art, feminist theory, digital humanities, and gender identity.

  • Lionmml

    Hearts. :)