NIMBY – Not In My Back Yard

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NIMBY – Not In My Back Yard

Petri Saarikko
Tenna (Mitte) – GPS 46.746882, 9.33956

Bildschirmfoto 2016-07-25 um 19.59.02

NIMBY is a gestural act in defence of nature. It consist of a sign from a public commissioned land artwork that declared a piece of the urban wasteland into a sanctuary. The artwork was recently destroyed by a private construction project. The salvaged plaque from the artwork was secretly rescued and installed in a non disclosed location on the Swiss Alps.

Salvaged metal plaque, aluminium, steel, 40cm x 30cm