The rainbow image is printed on the wall as the biker moves by stockholm-based street artist akay has created the ‘rainbow warrior:tool no 05.1’ which is part of his ‘instruments of mass destruction (complicated technical solutions to aide in simple acts of vandalism) series’, that includes the previous ‘robo-rainbow: tool no 10’.
for both of the ‘art-making’ tools, the individual attaches an implement to the back of his/her bicycle.
where the ‘robo-rainbow’ employs a mechanical arm, swinging in an arch above the biker to paint the wall while stopped,
the tagging process with the ‘rainbow warrior’ is further expedited. the ‘rainbow warrior’ has a simple structure that is attached to
the back of a bike and once installed, stands vertically, misting the surface adjacent to the the biker with
a spray-painted rainbow as they ride past.
the ‘rainbow warrior’ is fastened to the back of a bicycle by attaching it to a sturdy back rack
‘rainbow warrior’ – instrument of mass destruction.(complicated technical solution to aide in simple acts of vandalism)
‘robo-rainbow’ – instrument of mass destruction.(complicated technical solution to aide in simple acts of vandalism).
SHOT BY ADAM NILSSON, ON A CANON 5D.