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Art on the wall is one thing, but installations engage us with texture, light, color and sound, surrounding us and begging for interaction. They challenge conventions of the art world as well as the context of art itself, as these uncanny and unique projects illustrate in vivid three-dimensional form.
Art Attack: Berlin Drivers Paint The Town Red
“Is this vandalism or art?” asked Bezirk following one of Berlin's most infamous guerilla art attacks. After a year's reflection, the answer may be “both”.
Manhole Cover Art That Is Far From Pedestrian
Manhole cover and storm drain art is actually a great way to spice up an otherwise mundane, and let's face it, gross aspect of the dirty city streets.
Let There Be Light: 14 Illuminating Art Installations
Fourteen artists craft fluorescent tubes, LEDs and other sources of light into stunning art installations that really shine.
Altered Abandonments: Marjan Teeuwen's Destroyed Houses
Artist Marjan Teeuwen deconstructs abandoned places, from apartment blocks in Amsterdam to houses in Russia, and crafts the detritus into eerie installations.
An Army Of Fun: FL Sidewalk Invaded by LEGO Soldiers
From a pit in China all the way to the sunny streets of Florida, these terra cotta soldiers have traveled across the world just to impress viewers.
Incredible RGB Art Shifts as Lighting Colors Change
Can four distinct works of art occupy the same physical space? They do here as differently colored lights bring out dramatically different aspects of one piece.
Reflections on Nature: Mirrored Gate Leads to Another World
Step through the looking glass and into an understated art project that turns a simple passageway into a lighthearted journey back to childhood wonder.
Rural Underground: City Pops Up Beneath a German Field
Under a quiet field in Hamburg, Germany, a tiny city has appeared. Its temporary existence is thanks to a street artist who is turning his talents underground.
Wavy WasteLandscape Installation Made of 65,000 CDs
A surreal landscape in Paris, installed in a former funeral home, is made of 65,000 shimmering discarded CDs in an artistic statement about waste.
Good Vibrations: Musical Instrument Made of Everyday Items
Musical instruments come in all shapes and sizes. This impressive creation was made using normal objects like buckets and string, but it sounds amazing.