everyday scenes humorously re interpreted by robert rickhoff
everyday scenes humorously re interpreted by robert rickhoff everyday scenes humorously re interpreted by robert rickhoff
oct 16, 2012

everyday scenes humorously re interpreted by robert rickhoff

re-interpreted everyday scenes by robert rickhoff depict impractical yet humorous situations

german artist robert rickhoff re-interprets the idea of public space with humor through a series of digitally manipulated photographs in a project entitled ‘out of place’.  rickhoff augments scenes within a seemingly commonplace environment to depict impractical yet lighthearted situations – including a playground slippery dip facing towards a busy road to a speed bump placed in an unassuming residential street that is actually a daredevil ramp. the visualizations are subtle yet provocative, forcing the audience to look twice to notice the unusual setting infused with tongue-in-cheek wit.

‘swing parking’


‘cemetery parking meter’

‘railway speed bump’

‘auto ramp’

‘handicap parking lot’

‘sign in the way’

‘volleyball autobahn’

‘zebra crossing stairs’

‘park bench slippery dip’


via whudat

  • These photos are my new favorite thing of all-time this week.


    T. Roger Thomas says:
  • Made my day! Love it!!

    Aram says:
  • lazy

    t says:
  • i wish they werent renders

    becher says:
  • I like the last one

    Funny says:
  • SHARP!

    AK says:
  • Shallow and pointless

    Jonesisdying says:
  • Macabre traffic jokes with the exception of the bench-slide (nice) and the bus-shelter poster (slap schtick). Execution first-rate.

    Tom P says:
  • Joneshasnosenseofhumor

    dbkii says:
  • humorously re-interpreted?!

    SJS says:
  • Fan-fricking-tastic. The \’handicap parking lot\’ is the forecast of my local Walmart.

    It was like the KIA commercial from Holland.

    [url=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ImY0U8WChJ0] [/url]

    I love this sort of humor. Loosen up Jones.

    Jim C. says:
  • I love the first one;”sliding” into traffic. Hysterical.

    Nicholaus says:
  • A bit of an off-day, Robert?

    janappelgaard says:
  • Still Laughing!

    art4rm says:
  • Rolando aprueba este post.

    Carlos Alfaya says:

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