The Statue Experiment

A small change to a statue captured the imaginations of over a million people.


Gawker – People in New York Fooled Into Thinking Panhandling Statue Is Human
New York Magazine – People Can Easily Be Fooled Into Thinking a Statue Is a Real Person
Gothamist – New Yorkers Mistake Statue For Real Panhandler
New York Observer – High Line Tourists Give Money to Well-Dressed Panhandling Statue
Metro UK – NY Public Fooled Into Thinking Mannequin is Human Statue – and Leave Tips
–  Eyewitness News