urban plant tags by carmichael collective
urban plant tags by carmichael collective
may 03, 2012

urban plant tags by carmichael collective

‘urban plant tag: stop sign’ by carmichael collective, 2012 all images © carmichael collective

creative company and intervention artist carmichael collective (by carmichael lynch) of minneapolis, minnesota, USA has created ‘urban plant tags’. the series of magnified nursery style plant tags are outfitted with descriptions of the required care systems for the necessary sidewalk fixtures planted in the ground. in the artist’s project, common tools provided to the public by local and federal governments such as lamp posts, benches, mailboxes, or cautionary signs for drivers have been given markers indicating how to keep each object alive.

urban plant tags by carmichael collective ‘urban plant tag: fire hydrant’

urban plant tags by carmichael collective ‘urban plant tag: street lamp’

urban plant tags by carmichael collective ‘urban plant tag: bench’

urban plant tags by carmichael collective ‘urban plant tag: mailbox’

urban plant tags by carmichael collective ‘urban plant tag: no parking sign’

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