Category Archives: urban

Crocheted Alligator

First, please allow a side note, quite personal one. I am lately involved quite much into bringing to live a urban knitting project where I live. I don’t want to be over enthusiastic, but please keep fingers crossed it goes … Continue reading

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Public furniture by guerrilla activists

A group of guerrilla activists hit the streets Paris as darkness descends on the city, but no to riot, protest or graffiti but to build and install community infrastructure from the discarded roadside scraps found in the French capital. Chapitre Zero is a … Continue reading

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Zig-zaging city streets

A duo of Swiss artists Sabina Lang and Daniel Baumann, who work together as Lang-Baumann bring unexpected visuals to public spaces. One of their trademark projects are bright painted zig-zag patterns that contrasts with the urban surroundings. The artists have already prepared seven … Continue reading

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Rubik’s cube in urban space

We probably all know the Rubik’s cube and I am constantly amazed at how people master the skill of solving this little puzzle in astonishing time. But this is probably the first and also biggest Rubik cube which become a … Continue reading

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Woolly Owls

While yarnbombing – or yarnstorming, as the Brits prefer to call it – started off as a guerrilla activity but it has gone a long way since and developed into directions which turned it into a respected branch of street … Continue reading

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Escape machine

If you were to escape from where you are at the moment, where would you like to go? This was the question asked to three people who dared to approach a mysterious Black cube located in a square in Paris, … Continue reading

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Amsterdam Light Festival enlightens the canals

This seems to be a very hot time for light-themed festival – just a few days ago I have written about Lyon’s event, now some photos and news from the Netherlands, where Amsterdam Light Festival is currently taking place. It … Continue reading

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Environment friendly Christmas tree

Yes, the time of Christmas is coming and ever since mid November the season, santas, gifts and special offers seem to be jumping at you from every corner and every shop window. Soon it will also be the time of … Continue reading

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Interactive display of flights

Created by the team at Ogilvy 12th Floor for British Airways, these awesome billboards installed in London’s Piccadilly Circus and Chiswick interactively display information about the flight that appears immediately overhead. Using custom-built surveillance technology the billboards display the flight number and … Continue reading

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Art crawling under your feet

This time, quite literally – large-scale works by an artist Tec are under the feet of pedestrians and cars on the streets of São Paulo, Brasil. The works have been done over the past 2 years, they represent crawling animals or people and … Continue reading

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