Ben Long: Drawings in Dirt

Using his finger to scribe into the layer of dirt built-up from exhaust emissions, Ben Long creates elaborate drawings on the rear shutters of white haulage trucks. Here are a few pics from his ongoing series, The Great Travelling Art Exhibition.

Ben Long

Ben Long

Ben Long

 

“Lasting a finite period, though sometimes as long as six months, it is precisely this impermanence and vulnerability that give the drawings their point of interest and contemporary relevance.”

 

Ben Long

Ben Long

Ben Long

You can check out more of Ben Long’s artwork at benlong.co.uk

Thanks to my friend Imelda Suriato for sending this my way.

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