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Cairo Gets a Giant Optical Illusion Celebrating Its Garbage Pickers

The artwork only makes sense when viewed from one specific place.
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eL Seed

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Seen from most spots in the Cairo ward of Manshiyat Naser, the new mural “Perception” from French-Tunisian street artist eL Seed looks like disjointed, twisting piles of snakes. But spied from a special vantage point on the nearby Mokattam Mountain, it all comes together as a huge, intricate emblem with a message about humility and garbage.