As some of you know I am one of the rare people who loves pigeons …
Every once in a while I come across another person who feels the same way about pigeons as I do. This doesn’t happen very often, so I could not believe when I saw this funny art project of two Berlin based artists.
Most people see city pigeons as a pest, or … as “rats of the sky”
In an effort to make people see these feathered critters in a different way Charriere and Bismarck spray-painted them by way of a specially created booth.
The artists believed that people would see the pigeons in these exotic colors as less offensive, and in turn, more accepted by those traveling the Venetian piazzas.
The website did not tell if this was indeed the case. By the way I like the red one …Share