iepe: painting reality
 
iepe: painting reality
jul 19, 2011

iepe: painting reality

‘painting reality’ by iepe + the anonymous crew in berlin, germany all images courtesy iepe image © iepe

dutch artist iepe rubingh along with the anonymous crew has transformed a major intersection near berlin’s rosenthaler platz into a colourful, oversized street canvas. ‘painting reality‘ is a guerrilla-style art project that involved 500 litres of paint to be strategically spilled on to the road. official german railway bicycles were rented and rigged with hinged buckets that allowed for quick and easy unloading of the environmentally-friendly, water-based paint. red, yellow, blue, and purple, the colours were then organically spread by moving vehicles, cyclists, and pedestrians to result in a dynamic, visual piece that mapped the life and motion of the intersection.

iepe: painting reality image © iepe

iepe: painting reality image © iepe

iepe: painting reality image © iepe

iepe: painting reality image © iepe

iepe: painting reality image © iepe

via the star

  • painting the reality of bad art.

    k
  • That intersection looks dangerous!

    Love it.

    matt
  • Love it!

    Jenny Cho
  • Imagine seeing this done in a place like NY

    alby
  • formidabile action…

    bsdes
  • Awesome!!!

    harry w
  • Sorry: That solemn stupidity

    Turriano
  • That solemn estupides…

    Turriano

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