This is a video of street performer Windyman (aka Wayne Scott) performing his pièce de résistance at Plaça de Catalunya (‘Catalonia Square’) in Barcelona. How he remains so still is beyond me, but I suspect it may involve a handful of tranquilizers. Now being able to stand after downing a
These are several videos of French artist Céleste Boursier-Mougenot’s traveling museum exhibition ‘From Here To Ear’, which consists of a large room full of 70 zebra finches flying around and playing electric guitars as they perch and peck at the instruments’ strings and visitors walk around enjoying the impromptu jam
Dream it, and you can achieve it. Case in point, Chinese street performer Lan Guangping, who in this video jumps on four raw eggs without them breaking. Well, he breaks one the first time he tries, but the second time he succeeds, although he breaks an egg on the dismount.
Because sometimes even doctors need a side hustle, this is a video of Tokyo, Japan based wind-up powered plague doctor and performance artist PESTRiCA (links to Instagram) doing a little bit of contact ring juggling. Impressive, I especially liked the part starting around 3:00 that eventually sees all eight rings
This is a video of German world champion artistic cyclist Viola Brand performing a beautiful bicycle ballet routine inside the room of a castle. *looking around* You know, it kinda reminds me of my own bedroom. I mean, besides– “There’s a girl in it.” Hoho, nice one! I was actually
This is a short video of a beautiful African grey parrot named Kanji doing his best squeaky toy impression whenever his caretaker gives him a gently squeeze. Now that — that is a spot-on impression. Maybe not as good as the impression I do of a man who just accidentally
This is a video of “Celui qui tombe” (“He Who Falls”) by Yoann Bourgeois, a piece of acrobatic performance art that takes place on a giant rotating turntable, set to Frank Sinatra’s rendition of ‘My Way’. It’s a little weird, but I believe it’s a representation of life and the
This is a short video of a juggler demonstrating his skills with a rather unorthodox six-ball routine. He’s dancing, he’s spinning, he’s kicking — he’s throwing and catching multiple balls at once. Now I know the Youtube video description says it’s a five ball routine, but I also know counting