Street art

Collection by Linda Jensen

Linda Jensen
(source) Over crocheted afghans covered the steps of the Helsinki Cathedral in Finland. Often, Yarnbombing is done for charity or a cause. The Helsinki Helsinki, Yarn Bombing, Guerilla Knitting, Collage Kunst, Granny Square Afghan, Granny Squares, Photography Competitions, Guerrilla, Public Art

The Big Picture photography competition: round 176

Enter our photography contest for the chance to win a £250 camera. Here are this week's best entries.

Knitted Wonderland" Yarn Bombing at Blanton Museum more guerilla knitting!more guerilla knitting! Guerilla Knitting, Blanton Museum, Urbane Kunst, Outdoor Art, Guerrilla, Tree Art, Public Art, Public Spaces, Urban Art

99 Yarn Bombed Trees by KnittaPlease

Last week we shared images of awesome yarn bombed potholes in Paris — little did we know that some yarn bombing was happening right now in the US! From now until March 25, a 'Knitted Wonderland' is colorfully on display in Austin, Texas

Beautiful origami street art by Mademoiselle Maurice in the city of Angers, France. - Art - Check out: Origami Street Art on Barnorama Origami Installation, Street Installation, Rainbow Origami, Rainbow Art, Rainbow Paper, Mademoiselle Maurice, Avant Garde Artists, Paper Artist, Origami Art

New Origami Street Art by Mademoiselle Maurice

As a part of the 2013 Artaq Festival, french artist Mademoiselle Maurice presented three new pieces of paper street art in the city of Angers, France. The colorful installations were made of 30,000 pieces of origami with the help of local school kids, adults or leisure centers' residents. The Saint-Maurice cathedral was adorned with two installations—a geometric pattern on the front gate and a rainbow of origami on the front steps. A third installation, a massive origami mural, was placed on…

Artist Juliana Santacruz Herrera takes yarn bombing to the streets -- literally -- with the creative and colorful Projet Nid de Poule (Project Pothole, Paris Yarn Bombing, Guerilla Knitting, Tricot D'art, Art Intervention, Urbane Kunst, Knit Art, Textiles, Land Art, Fabric Decor

Yarn Bombed Potholes by Juliana Santacruz Herrera

Much to our frustration, now is the time of year when potholes and giant cracks decorate roads and sidewalks. While some might find that filling these cracks with plantings is a good green solution, we also like Juliana Santacruz Herrera’s take on the pothole problem — fill them with bright and colorful strands of yarn!Artist Juliana Santacruz Herrera has filled a number of Paris’s potholes and cracks with colorful yarn.

Jello lamp, bollard and bicycle parking by NATiON and KSA Design Conceptual Design, Urban Furniture, Design Thinking, Jello, Art Direction, Industrial Design, Street Art, Bicycle, Graphic Design

NATiON har, i samarbejde med KSA Design, skabt det innovative midlertidige byrumselement “Jello”. “Jello” er det første produkt af sin art. Et lysende samlingspunkt ved nattetide. En mobil pullert. Et sted at hvile. En plads til cykler.