Photo credit: Slinkachu
Street artist and photographer Slinkachu has been placing miniature people and objects throughout various cities for his “Little People” series since 2006. “It is both a street art installation project and a photography project. The street-based side of my work plays with the notion of surprise and I aim to encourage city-dwellers to be more aware of their surroundings. The scenes I set up, more evident through the photography and the titles I give these scenes, aim to reflect the loneliness and melancholy of living in a big city, almost being lost and overwhelmed. But underneath this, there is always some humor. I want people to be able to empathize with the tiny people in my works,” said Slinkachu. Continue reading for more.