12 Coolest Pieces of Pothole Art

6/19/2011
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Forget asphalt! The artistic way to fix potholes is with some colorful fabric. That's what artist Juliana Santacruz Herrera did for the sidewalks of Paris. (Source | Via)


You probably wouldn't look at the eyesore outside of your house that claims a couple of hubcaps every week as art, but Claudia Ficca and Davide Luciano do. After a particularly brutal encounter with a “canyon-sized crater of a pothole,” they decided to channel their frustration into something creative and funny. The result is POTHOLES, a series of pictures taken in Montreal, Toronto, New York and L.A. that transform the mundane craters into something useful. (Source | Via)


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Cyclist Steve Wheen decided to plant cyclamen, narcissus and polyanthus in the holes after becoming fed up with the state of roads. The 33-year-old's green do-gooding is proving popular as his website – www.thepotholegardener.com – has had 25,000 hits in its first month. (Via)


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A little clothes line… another work from Steve Wheen. (Source)


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