Archive for category Yarn Bombing
Janette Terrazas yarn bombs Venus statue in Mexico.
After taking care of legal matters in London, Olek is back in her stomping grounds for more crocheted art. Perhaps commenting on the freezing weather, this time she chooses a pair of Flexible Flyers to bear her message and places them at two East Village streets.
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Langham Place’s several architectural features are transformed into brilliant rainbows of warm and fuzzy installations.
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Sayeg’s highly detailed collaboration with Langham Place features knit patterns for a mock goldfish stall in Mong Kok in Hong Kong.
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Artist, Magda Sayeg has covered parts of Mong Kok shopping mall with wool. “My inspiration of knitting the city came from the industrious side of the city, the ugliness of the city,” said Sayeg. “I want to add softness and human qualities to the city.”
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Right after her trip to Brazil, guerrilla crochet street artist, Olek, wraps a statue of Albert Einstein in pink and purple yarn.
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In Sao Paulo, Brazil, Olek creates “Crocheted Jacarea,” a massive alligator playground with a team of “crocheteiros”. It was designed by Marcia Maria Benevento and covered in North Carolina acrylic yarn and Brazilian ribbons.
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