Posts Tagged ‘garbage bags’

Inflatable Street Sculpture by Joshua Allen Harris

April 18, 2009

The fertile minds and fresh, original works of artists never cease to amaze me. You’ll enjoy this two-minute profile of street artist Joshua Allen Harris by New York magazine, which was accompanied by the following copy:

Call us boring and simple-minded, but before we saw the work of street artist Joshua Allen Harris we never once considered the artistic possibilities of subway exhaust. Using only tape and garbage bags, Harris creates giant inflatable animals that become animated when fastened to a sidewalk grate.

Steven Psyllos caught up with Harris recently to discuss his older works (including a bear and a giraffe) and unveil a new (more…)