Marcelo de Melo – Derelict (Zietenstrasse, Chemnitz) 2012

‘Spontaneous Sculptures’, American artist Brad Downey calls his works. A Paris phone booth filled with balloons. A burning CCTV camera. Or a hopscotch game chalked onto a Berlin subway platform, continuing inside the carriage. Urban interventions that are in turn playful and political, upend expectations of functionality, defy regulation and bring a dadaist sense of … Continue reading