"A French artists’ collective gave the people of a Paris an unexpected Christmas present late last week: a giftwrapped metro train," reports Feargus O'Sullivan. "Armed with rolls of wrapping paper and tape, a group from production company Sisaprod descended on the Paris Metro’s Line 8 on Friday morning. Smothering every surface in fuchsia-colored paper, within minutes the group had transformed a car into a festive photo opportunity."
"The purpose of the action? Simply 'to enjoy ourselves and to give other people pleasure,' according to Sisaprod lynchpin Clea Polar."