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A postal worker passes "From the Knees of my Nose to the Belly of my Toes," a sculpture in Margate, England. Created by London-based artist Alex Chinneck, the piece was built using a Victorian house that had been empty for 11 years. (REUTERS/Toby Melville)



A Palestinian boy walks past graffiti done by British artist Banksy, on part of the controversial Israeli barrier near the Kalandia checkpoint in the West Bank. (REUTERS/Ammar Awad)



Visitors look across an Ames room — constructed with a distorted perspective to confuse observers' sense of scale — at a private exhibition in St.Petersburg, Russia. (REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk)



Liu Bolin, known as the "Vanishing Artist," shows off his skills at a vegetable display in a Beijing supermarket. (REUTERS/China Daily)



Legoland Parks' project coordinator Stefan Bentivoglio makes final adjustments to a model of Singapore's Fullerton hotel. (REUTERS/Edgar Su)



German street artist Johan Lorbeer performs "Tarzan: Standing Leg Still Life Performance" at the Alhondiga Center in Bilbao, Spain. (REUTERS/Vincent West)



A family poses in front of a 3D painting at the 2012 Magic Art Special Exhibition in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China. (REUTERS/Carlos Barria)



Actors work out with gym equipment installed on what the Guinness World Records bills as the world's largest 3D painting, at Canary Wharf in London. British artist Joe Hill's creation spans more than 12,000 square feet. (REUTERS/Paul Hackett)

 
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