Would You Feel Safe in a Building Like This?

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British artist Alex Chinneck has completed his first permanent public installation – a 10-tonne ripped page made from 4,000 bricks. The site of Assembly London – a campus of offices, retail units and restaurants situated in Hammersmith – is the canvas for this monumental work of art entitled Six Pins and Half a Dozen Needles. The installation is a tribute to the publisher that had called the area home for twenty years.

Chinneck explains:

“I try to introduce sculptural interventions in unexpected contexts, heightening a sense of discovery when you encounter them. With this in mind, the archetypal nature of the building’s upper elevation makes it a perfect platform for surprise.”

Scroll down to see some more images of this creative work of art.

via Dezeen