The World’s Most Interesting Installation Art

Published February 24, 2012
Updated February 12, 2018

Melted Ice Cream Truck Installation

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In 2006, this amazing melted ice cream truck was installed in Adelaide as part of the Australian Sculptures by the Sea fair. Artist Orest Keywan constructed the Dali-esque dripping truck with steel, sandstone and limestone and ultimately won the grand prize.

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The Artwork of Mark Jenkins

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Mark Jenkins’ disturbing and realistic installations have been known to cause many 911 calls. Using the city as his canvas, Jenkins litters the landscape with sculptures of headless and faceless humans, dead or sleeping bodies, often to provide a social commentary on how homeless people are dehumanized by the masses.

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Amazing Installation Art Mark Jenkins

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Savannah Cox
Savannah Cox holds a Master's in International Affairs from The New School as well as a PhD from the University of California, Berkeley, and now serves as an Assistant Professor at the University of Sheffield. Her work as a writer has also appeared on DNAinfo.