Electric box’s new design

As you can understand from my blog I don’t like all the things that ruin the city’s  landscape with his shape and grayish colour, for example electric boxes. A good solution was adopted by the artist Joshua Callaghan who applies to urban infrastructure, like electricity boxes, digitally printed adhesive.

 

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On them there are represented scenes that depict the landscape that is hidden behind in order to make a kind of optical illusion. In this way the electric box integrates with the surrounded urban scene.

 

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Other examples of this idea is made by decorating electric box like everyday objects. This makes the city nicer and less eyesore.painted-book-shelve-electrical-box

Also Anderson Augusto e Leonardo Delafuente made some works like this reproducing on electric boxes  playing cards:

 

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To apply printed adhesive that makes optical illusion can be used by street marketing. here an example

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