Minecraft Lenin appears in KrasnoyarskVladimir Dmitrienko/ Museum centre peace square
The Russian city of Krasnoyarsk has a new monument, and it’s causing a bit of a stir. A statue of Vladimir Lenin - in the style of the computer game Minecraft - now stands next to the Krasnoyarsk Museum Center waving at passersby.
A statue of Vladimir Lenin in KrasnoyarskVladimir Dmitrienko/ Museum centre peace square
Artists Alexander Zakirov and Ivan Tuzov are responsible for the cardboard figure.
Minecraft LeninVladimir Dmitrienko/ Museum centre peace square
“It seems only in Minecraft you can build communism,” one social media user wrote. Sadly, the statue will soon fall, just as the Soviet Union did.
Cardboard figure of Vladimir LeninVladimir Dmitrienko/ Museum centre peace square
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