writing, drawings, markings on walls or other surfaces in a public space, often illegally
Banksy's work sells for hundreds of thousands of pounds and he has become a cult figure in the art world. In July his famous early piece, Gorilla in a Pink Mask, was mistaken for worthless graffiti and painted over!
work of art that usually has several parts and is usually shown in a large space
Chicago's largest-ever public art installation, Color Jam, was unveiled in the heart of the city's Loop -- covering various surfaces of the intersection of State and Adams with multihued, geometric shapes.
Dubai Airports successfully orchestrated a flashmob showcasing the talents of 55 dancers in Terminal 1. Not only did it surprise and delight those in the airport who witnessed the 'live' version, the video has gone viral.
Members of Poets in Unexpected Places have used their ties to a thriving poetry slam community to encourage other wordsmiths to deliver their works in public. Their recitals are greeted with curiosity and enthusiasm.