If someone were to jam an empty drink container, let’s say for the sake of argument an empty Red Bull can, into a gap in a wire mesh fence, that would be littering right? We might walk past and tut and think, what dick did that instead of throwing their rubbish in the bin?
And we would have the same reaction towards a polystyrene cup jammed in a gap in a wire mesh fence, wouldn’t we?
Unless there were lots of them and they were arranged in an undulating wave pattern and perhaps, whimsically, some of them had rolled up maps protruding from them. Because this looks kind of like it’s meant to be something, doesn’t it? Like it might be art:
Oh yes, look: It’s definitely art because there’s a plaque beside it explaining what it’s all about:
I saw this being “installed” on the fence near Moreland Station last week. Today I walked past and noticed that it’s been embellished:
Is the person who contributed the empty Red Bull can an artist too? Or a litter bug?