British born sculptor Paul Egan chosen to create coat of arms sculpture for Frankfurt-Oder

Berlin/Frankfurt-Oder, 28.02.2008. The Berlin based artist and sculptor Paul Egan has been chosen to create a sculpture of the Frankfurt-Oder Cockerel, the city’s coat of arms.

egan.jpgThe sculpture will provide the basis for a project similar to the highly successful one now running in the German capital, known as the “Berlin Buddy Bear”. The project is being supervised by the “Investor Center Ostbrandenburg”, and has even now gained wide support from a large number of sponsors. The design has already received final approval and work on a smaller version of the planned 170cm sculpture is already completed. The middle of April is planned for the presentation of the completed work. Additional information can be found at the artists website and at the project homepage

Paul Egan is a freelance sculptor based in Berlin and the founder of In the past he has worked for several well-known companies in both Germany and the UK including “Cod Steaks”, “Chris Creatures FilmEffects” and the “Art Department Studio Babelsberg”.

Mr Egan has been involved in many project including work for the exhibition “@Bristol”, films for “Pro7” and “Sat1”, as well as set construction and decoration for the “Friedrichstadtpalast”, Europe’s largest revue theatre.