Gallery: French Artists Create an Aquarium Telephone Booth for Lyon’s F...

 

French lighting designer Benoit Deseille and artist Benedetto Bufalino’s aquarium is probably one of the craziest phone booth transformations we’ve seen! As phone booths become less and less useful individuals and organizations have converted the outdated communication systems into everything from libraries to wifi hotspots. This particular renovated phone booth was installed in Lyon, France as part of the city’s annual Festival of Light, during which locals place candles along the outsides of all the windows in gratitude to Mother Mary for allegedly sparing the city from plague in 1643.

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