Secretly Refurbishing the Neglected Treasures of Paris


A group of artists and restoration experts who have over many years, secretly discovered the passages and tunnels of Paris – lovingly restore the city’s forgotten history during the night. They are a group called ‘UX’, short for ‘Urban eXperiment.’ They don’t ask for money, they don’t damage anything and they are adverse in gaining any notoriety.

Why then, one must ask, have they devoted their lives to this cause? In my mind, it is an intense pride for their beloved city. I was so impressed that I had to post this upon reading it.

Click on the link to read the full story on Wired:
http://www.wired.com/magazine/2012/01/ff_ux/all/1

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6 Responses to “Secretly Refurbishing the Neglected Treasures of Paris”
  1. hrussegger says:

    sooo impressive!!!

  2. and soooooooooooo inspiring!

  3. cc says:

    Thanks for commenting, liking and following us, guys! We are also totally inspired! Bisous!

  4. Omar Chaudhry says:

    I love this!
    Years of Solitude will be endured by a few just to provide a collective aesthetic experience for the many without any personal gain independent of creating that aesthetic experience.
    This is how we witness Man in its angelic form, the artist.

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