Aquarium Phonebooth

Lighting designer Benoit Deseille and artist Benedetto Bufalino transformed this phone booth in Lyon, France, into an aquarium, as part of the city’s annual Festival of Light. In an accompanying statement, the artists explain the inspiration behind the piece:

With the advent of the mobile telephone, telephone booths lie unused. We rediscover this glass cage transformed into an aquarium, full of exotically colored fish; an invitation to escape and travel.

More on this endeavor —> Good.Is

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~ by The Gallery Goddess on December 28, 2011.

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