The Running Man

“In one installation 2200 tickets plaster a wall and onto each ticket, using a variety of media from ash to

acrylic and collage Balanescu has worked a variation of the motif: Running Man. Originally inspired by

the green man at pedestrian crossings meaning safe to cross, the motif has become representative for

Balanescu of many things: the individual amongst the many; the striving for individuality amongst

conformity; the constant running which is a human attribute; running always towards better, more,


Fire drawing on Romanian subway ticket – The Invisible Man