Big Blue Bear (I See What You Mean)

Outdoor Sculpture, Public Art
700 14th St (California Street)
Denver, CO 80202


  • This sculpture is called "I See What You Mean" by Laurence Argent. AKA The Big Blue Bear.
  • Denver's most beloved public art... For good reason.
  • This is Denver's landmark. Be sure to stop by!
  • The polymer-concrete-clad statue is 40 feet tall and was installed in June of 2005.
  • Climb that big ass blue bear
  • GABF 2018! 800 breweries, over 4000 beers, and goodnight!
  • Fantastic sculpture done by Lawrence Argent, who has since passed away.
  • My absolute favorite public art ever. He's adorable and always there, waiting for you to say hi!
  • this is a must see
  • pretty awesome landmark
  • Everyone picks the Big Blue Bear as a meet up spot. Better to go across the street and be able to view him and find your friends.
  • Loved being able to share this landmark with my family
  • Cool sculpture.
  • This Blue Bear is the iconic statue, second only to the Mustang, that Denver is known for!
  • !)))
  • Across the street from the back entrance to the Hyatt. Only gigantic blue bear- pretty hard to miss.
  • If you want take a good picture, just do it from the right side of the bear sculpture..
  • Best civic art in Denver.
  • Growl like a bear!

Nearby places

16th Street
700 14th St
101 W. 14th Ave. Pkwy. (Colfax and Broadway)