• Trash, Octavi Serra

    5 monthes ago - By This isn't Happiness


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  • Quirky Interventions by Octavi Serra Question the Rules of Public Spaces

    Quirky Interventions by Octavi Serra Question the Rules of Public Spaces

    5 monthes ago - By Colossal

    Octavi Serra uses the structures and symbolism of public spaces to question the systems we live with and find humor in their details. The Barcelona-based artist often engages with signage to subvert its original meaning, like forming a massive arrow pointing left with safety stickers that all individually indicate to exit to the right, or adding opposite directives to a signpost for routes to “hope” and “doom”. Serra also questions strictures of space, like adding “the road is lava” to a painted crosswalk, referencing the universal childhood game, or replacing parallel parking space lines...
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