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Slinkachu

Little Big Men
Posted by Gestalten—07/2010

You never know what original trickster Slinkachu has got up his sleeve, but chances are that it's microscopic in a big way. The London-based artist uses the street as his stage, setting up teensy tiny figurines and installations that cleverly interact with their real-size environments: a surfer gliding on spilled milk, a pack of deer grazing on discarded cigarette stubs. The results, snapped and uploaded onto the artist's website, are as entertaining as they are astute commentaries on the world around us.

Watch our Gestalten.tv podcast with the Beyond the Street: 100 Leading Figures in Urban Art contributor to find out just how he turns such little things into big ideas.

 

 

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A production by Gestalten Script Editor: Ole Wagner Camera: Chris Cooke Editor: Andrea Cadorin Location: London Copyright 2010 Die Gestalten Verlag GmbH und Co. KG