The carpet, inspired by playbills and classic fliers, is 2,200m2 and contains more than 160,000 cut granite letters embedded into concrete and finished with a glossy top.
The process shots are pretty awesome too. Can you image hand-setting something at such a large scale?
The £2.6m Comedy Carpet, commissioned by Blackpool Council, is part of a multi-million pound regeneration of the sea front and was funded by CABE (Commission for Architecture and the Built Environment) as part of it’s Sea Change program.
Via Eye Blog