"A group of Guerilla Knitters stormed the U1 in Berlin disguised with knitted beards and armed with knitted cozies, to beautify and soften the harsh interior of the everyday world of commuters. After 3 months of preparation with Stitch N Bitch group, it took us just an hour to install, and the carriage stayed in circulation until around 15:00, when the BVG security unfortunately cut it all to pieces. Despite making those few employees miserable by giving them extra work, I think we cheered…
"Paul "Moose" Curtis creates his art by erasing dirt from public surfaces. British authorities aren’t sure what to make of the artist who is creating graffiti by cleaning the grime of urban life. The Leeds City Council has been considering what to do with Moose. "I’m waiting for the kind of Monty Python court case where exhibit A is a pot of cleaning fluid and exhibit B is a pair of my old socks," he jokes."
People should stop shielding their eyes from the things wrong with the world. There are people who have to drink water that looks like this. Even if the cause is not pollution, but lack of purification, there are things like this in the world.
"Here’s the billboard we targeted. The brooding ego and well-shaven torso of the popular musician of the month. -- First, we covered over the text of the ad with paint -- There’s a type of spraypaint that turns the painted surface into a chalkboard, just like the chalkboards in a classroom. -- Not everyone is interested in participating, but a lot of people are eager to add their own interpretation of what the billboard model might be thinking."