Artist Matthew Mazzotta
“Home”, pink flamingo by Matthew Mazzotta at Tampa Airport in Florida, USA.
Flights arrive and depart from the Tampa International Airport, bringing people – from their home, back home, to a new home, or a place that “feels like home”. The idea of “home” in Florida is not only for people, it is also home for the abundance of wildlife that lives here as well. One of the most iconic animals of Florida is the flamingo, and even though its popularity and image graces innumerable pieces of memorabilia that claim to be from Florida, for years this beautiful bird has been thought to be non-native. READ MORE.