Check out the Surface photo project by Søren Solkær. It documents some of the most important street artist from the last 40 years along with their art.
And here is a longer one about the 6 street art pieces that were created specifically for the Copenhagen show.
Check out more photographs here.
Show is on in Copenhagen right now.
The idea is interesting. Only problem is that to remove the ad, you have to take out your phone and point it to the ad before “removing” it with AR. This means spending quite a lot of time looking at ad and thus doing the complete opposite of the intended purpose. But still, it’s a relevant experiment and of course one that again shows how annoyed people are with bad advertising.
(H/T Fast Company)
You gotta love Google! As part of their “general” Art Project they’ve created the Street Art Project to preserve art that often disappears (through decay, cleaning etc.). The project has around 100 exhibitions and 5000+ images, and includes maps, videos and much more.
Explore the art here!