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Art Life: Part One

Every city is full of those little artistic gestures, those flourishes made – sometimes deliberately, often not – by people who take the time to do things a little differently.I think they are too often overlooked – and I find them inspiring. Not as high art of course, but possibly inspiring for architects or designers looking for ways to inject more visual interest in our world.art-life-1.jpgAt Harbord and Spadina, a framed piece of fence, decorated with string that blow in the breeze.art-life-3.jpgA city worker spraypainted the sidewalk, then dug up the bricks and layed them back wrong.nyc3.jpgIn Manhattan, someone decorated the curb by gluing nickels down.

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