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Tarpon Springs man who covered home in aluminum foil artist takes exhibit to St. Pete’s Museum of Fine Arts

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Earlier this year a man wrapped his rented home and a palm tree in aluminum foil in the interest of art. His neighbors weren’t amused. But Piotr Janowski’s shiny project did catch someone’s eye. Janowski’s aluminum foil art will be featured at the St. Petersburg Museum of Fine Arts beginning December 3. Janowski will apply foil to eight palm trees surrounding the museum and attach what he describes as abstract forms, “suggestive of the human ear.” “The meticulously applied and…

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Florida man wraps home in aluminum foil because, art

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There’s a fine line between art and just plain weird and a Tarpon Springs artist is dancing that line. According to the Tampa Bay Times, Poland native Piotr Janowski wrapped three sides of his home in aluminum foil. He’s covered palm trees in the reflective silver wrap and constructed ears from heavy-duty Reynold’s Wrap and some chicken wire. The ears are attached to other trees. They are meant to be symbols of curiosity. An arborist determined the foil wasn’t a…

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