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Giant Silver Men Mark Bus Rides to Safety in New Orleans

Celeste Hamilton Dennis

In the wake of Katrina, nonprofit Evacuteer teamed up the Arts Council of New Orleans to launch EvacuSpots, a practical art installation made of 14 ft sculptures to help people find a way out in case of another city-wide emergency. From their website: "EvacuSpots is a replicable solution to a critical weakness in our city’s safety; the small, inconspicuous size of the signs marking the 17 evacuation pick-up points."

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  • Ben Goldhirsh

    wow, and totally awesome combination of practical and imaginative.