Artist and designer Thomas Dambo focuses on developing family-nice installations from upcycled provides. One amongst Dambo’s many interactive duties is Glad Metropolis Birds, a ongoing assortment that lies on the intersection of street paintings and neighborhood progress. The Danish artist builds hen houses all through metropolis amenities, placing within the model new homes in opposition to buildings, grouped on tall poles, or spaced all by way of current bushes.
Since 2006, Dambo and his crew have constructed higher than three,500 birdhouses with recycled picket and paint. Although an enormous proportion of his works are concentrated in Arken (you’ll see a Google map of the hen residence locations proper right here), many additional of them could possibly be found dotting Copenhagen, Aarhus, Odense, Horsens, Beirut, and Berlin.