I've always been a believer that out of scarcity grows creativity. And there's no denying these are scarce times. Things around here range from re-use to reinvention to plain old civil disobedience. But every time I catch something I haven't seen before, 'Is that what I think it is?' gives way to 'Why didn't I think of that?'
One of our most prolific interventionists was tragically murdered nearly a year ago, just blocks from where we live. But the ongoing efforts to claim, beautify, and complicate space show that he was part of a much larger conversation. What you see here is a small sampling from a 6-block radius.
(an old ladder turned on its side becomes a fence)
(it's a bike, and someone rode it there)