November 18, 2010

Beautiful Billboard


Blurring the worlds of art & architecture this bee like swarm of metal rods frames a billboard that is nothing but a clear view across the Washington/ British Columbia Peace Arch Boarder crossing.  This intriguing and delicate looking structure is the brain child of Lead Pencil Studio titled ‘Non Sign II’.  Made from thousands of varying length stainless rods that are painstakingly welded and twisted together, Non Sign II makes us blatantly aware of how billboards and signs have become synonymous in our ever day landscape.
Check out the construction and installation