Street art that makes road crossings and paths alive

spray-caps-street The Canadian artist Peter Gibson, more known as “Roadsworth”, has given the streets of Montreal an artistic touch using spray painting. He turns pedestrian crossings into giant shoe prints, writes eye catching messages on paths and making the end of the lines that divides the paths look like plugs. He was motivated to make “Pedestrian street art” ,as he called it, because he wanted more bike paths, and he also questioned the car culture.

wood-art whale-road-art tree-cut suer-street-art street-cros-art snow-flakes shue shallow-end road-cars road-cars-2 road-art opened-door mouse-trap-art mouse-trap LOW-BROWE heart-road golf-ball foot fish-street-art fish-road fish-art deep-end darts club-line CLASSICAL chain-street-art cars-road cars baloon-cars candles bullets barb-wireGibson got arrested for his nocturnal activities in 2004, but got a relatively lenient sentence because of all the public support he got when arrested. Since then, he is still active in both visual art and music. Other street artists are using traffic signs to draw attention.

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