A Village Encapsulated Inside a 5-Story Robot’s Head and Other Recent Murals by ‘Phlegm’ (7 pics)




A Village Encapsulated Inside a 5-Story Robot's Head and Other Recent Murals by ‘Phlegm’

This past month, Sheffield-based artist  Phlegm  ( previously ) revealed his latest mural, a 5-story

This past month, Sheffield-based artist  Phlegm  ( previously ) revealed his latest mural, a 5-story tall robot on Chapel Street in Melbourne, Australia. The mechanical monster hides a village, or maybe an entire world, beneath its metal scalp, which it reveals while simultaneously dangling a lantern over the homes below. To create the work, Phlegm worked with the building’s mechanics, repurposing a flashing carpark light near the structure’s third floor into a beating heart for his large-scale visitor. You can see more of the muralist’s black and white illustrative pieces from the last year in Manchester, Florida, Oslo, and Toronto, as well as a time-lapse video of his Melbourne-based robot mural, below. Time lapse. Chapel street, Melbourne, Australia 🇦🇺 @chapelprecinct @provocareonchapel #chapelstreet #phlegm #melbournestreetart #prahran A post shared by phlegm (@phlegm_art) on Jul 29, 2017 at 5:59am PDT

A Village Encapsulated Inside a 5-Story Robot's Head and Other Recent Murals by ‘Phlegm’

A Village Encapsulated Inside a 5-Story Robot's Head and Other Recent Murals by ‘Phlegm’

A Village Encapsulated Inside a 5-Story Robot's Head and Other Recent Murals by ‘Phlegm’

A Village Encapsulated Inside a 5-Story Robot's Head and Other Recent Murals by ‘Phlegm’

A Village Encapsulated Inside a 5-Story Robot's Head and Other Recent Murals by ‘Phlegm’




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