This is really bad LOL.
And no, it doesn't look any better from other angles:
Responses to the big reveal have been mixed at best:
There's no excusing this kind of miserable art, but the sculptors in this case were apparently attempting to recreate a portion of the famous photo of King embracing his wife Coretta after he won the Nobel Peace Prize:
But yeah it obviously doesn't translate. Like, at all.
What can you say but