If it's art for art's sake, then I have to ask:
WHO the F*** is Art?!?
It made me think of knitted "sweaters" for bike racks:
And on the left coast:
And the corollaries:
(guerrilla-knitting-new-york by Hilary Best in spacingtoronto)
I like guerrilla art. The bicycles are great. Some found objects and paint and viola! a bright spot.
I've seen the sweater art before and think it's great too.