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Billboard Collages by Thom Thom

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Thom Thom's prefered canvas is the layered billboard. 

The French street artist peels, cuts, and pastes on top of popular advertisements and billboards throughout France -- what he sees as a considerable upgrade. 

His work is temporary by nature, and typically only viewable for a few days until it's covered and pasted over with a new advertisement. 

You can see a brief history of his work on his Flickr page or a video of Thom Thom (aka Hephaestus) in action after the jump.


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