Street Art Sculptor “Unzips” A Building In Milan For Mind-Bending Art Installation – Design You Trust — Design Daily Since 2007

Street Art Sculptor “Unzips” A Building In Milan For Mind-Bending Art Installation

Street artist and sculptor Alex Chinneck has brought his mind-bending illusions to Italy with an incredible installation in Milan. Running alongside Milan Design Week, Chinneck has literally unzipped the front of a building in the city in what he calls the most ambitious work he’s ever made. In addition to the incredible exterior, the building’s interior is also filled with several installations that carry through the zipper theme, making for a cohesive and immersive experience.

More: Alex Chinneck

In a testament to his dedication, Chinneck actually excavated and repoured the entire cement floor in order to achieve the circular zipper he was after. To round out the collection of work, a white light emanates from behind a zipper sliding down one of the building’s walls.

The work carries through to the interior, where additional sculptures continue to play with the concept of zippers.

[Fancy_Facebook_Comments_Pro width="990"]
If you want more awesome content, subscribe to 'Design You Trust Facebook page. You won't be disappointed.

More Inspiring Stories

Abandoned Aston Martin Set To Sell For A Small Fortune
Artist Creates Dreamy Installations and Sculptures Made From Secondhand Books
This Realistic Lettuce Notepad Is Great For Jotting Down Fresh Ideas
Lithuanian Artist Creates Stunning Steampunk Sculptures From Trash
Turns Out, CPR Doll’s Face Is A Copy Of 19th Century Drowned Woman’s Face
The Albert Clock Wants Your Complete Attention And Your Math Skills
Honest Advice On Relationships And Life In General By This Balloon Artist
Beachside Bathing Machines During Victorian Era
Belgium Introduces New Passport Featuring Cartoon Characters
Woman Agrees To 11 Tattoos In A Week All In The Name Of Art
Shirt Made of Common Stains from Everyday Life - Blood, Grass, Red Wine, Bike Oil
This Artist Upcycles Textile Waste Into Beautiful And Elegant Resin Stools
A Surreal Sculpture Is Created by Joining Two Pianos Together with A Realistically Carved Octopus
These Students Put An An "Alien"-Themed Play, And The Set Looks Freakin’ Amazing
26 Artists Were Challenged To Create The Whole Alphabet, One Unique Paper Letter Each
This Clock Says It’s Always Time For Moss
The Retired Teacher Has Converted His Council Flat Into A Stunning Home, Complete With Mosaics Inspired By Gaudí
To Avoid Coronavirus At Events An Arab Fashion Designer Creates “Soiree Muzzle”
Artist Jim Bachor Fills Potholes With Funny Mosaics
A Giant Cosmonaut Yury Gagarin Lands On A Mural Outside Moscow, Russia
Centipede, Spider And Other Creepy Animal-Inspired Handbags Created By A Japanese Artist
Pageboy: One Of Iconic Women’s Hairstyles Of The 1970s
These Surf Enthusiasts Are Repurposing Old Billboards Into Awesome, Sustainable Surf Bags
Amazing LEGO Creations Inspired By Classical Art Pieces