'panoptICONS' from Helden Features Invasive Avian Animals

By: Michael Hines - Published: Sep 7, 2010 • References: & laughingsquid
If you ever see a pigeon with a camera for a head, don't be alarmed, you are just witnessing 'panoptICONS' from Helden in the wild. This art project aims to make a statement about surveillance cameras in cities and the pests that they have become.

What better way to symbolize an urban pest than to use a pigeon! 'panoptICONS' from Helden was placed in the city of Utrecht, Netherlands, and is incredibly creative and cool. Continue reading below for a quote from the guys of Helden, or just check out the video here. Stats for Security Camera Pigeons Trending: Older & Chilly
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