What is everybody looking at?
Come closer and take a look, you have to see this...
Artists Chaja Hertog and Nir Nadler created this installation at the Central Station in The Hague where passersby heard a quiet intimate conversation and found a tiny couple embraced in their bed... within a tiny matchbox on the floor.
Think how absolutely thrilling it must have been to discover a miniature couple in a matchbox on your daily commute. You can see how enthralled and engaged everyone is, and also how respectful they are of the matchbox itself.
Magic, don't you think?
Certainly one of the most exciting, moving and ingenious installations I've seen in a long time, and it's been a major source of inspiration for the next project I'm working on. Check out their other work, I really think these guys have a lot to say, and they say it well. I'll leave you with one bonus video, exploring bodies in motion: