Filed under: Art Pranks, Culture Jamming and Reality Hacking, Illusion and Magic
“JR at The Louvre” at Musée du Louvre, Paris from May 25 – June 28, 2016, presented by French Street Artist JR
This Summer, the Louvre’s Pyramid Will “Disappear”
By Erin Blakemore
March 15, 2016
A French street artist promises a tantalizing trick of the eye
I.M. Pei’s grand pyramid brought controversy, modernity and a new entrance to the Louvre. But is it time for the pyramid to disappear? Kind of: As Henri Neuendorf reports for artnet News, a French artist will eliminate the pyramid through a mind-bending optical illusion this summer. Read the full story here.