Most art installations aren’t the most interesting, these urban creations just might be the exception, starting with this awesome 3D Mario chalk art creation by Denver-based artist Chris Carlson and photographer Mike Larremore. As you can see from the timelapse video, Carlson draws Mario mid-leap atop an old school game controller; the head appears around 30-seconds, and the body is in place in a mere 48-seconds. Continue reading for more.

16. Pac-Man – Geneva, Switzerland

15. Books – Madrid, Spain

14. Space Invaders – Manchester, UK

13. Melted – Melbourne, Australia

12. Cardboard Man – Cordoba, Argentina

11. Newspapers – Seoul, South Korea

10. Tetris – London, UK

9. Tape Boy – Philadelphia, USA

8. Economy – New York, USA

7. Pixelated – New York, USA

6. Bow – San Francisco, USA

5. Giraffe – Washington D.C., USA

4. Cone Monster – North Carolina, USA

3. Albany Avenue – Chicago, Illinois, USA

2. Cars – Valparaiso, Chile

1. LEGO Bridge – Wuppertal, Germany