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Colorful speech bubble lamps light up Montreal street

Photos by Bernard Fougères

Photos by Bernard Fougères

If you didn’t already have a reason to visit Montreal, now you do: Mount Royal Avenue now boasts amazing comic book-inspired street lamps, courtesy of design firm Turn Me On, which won a citywide competition to create “a unique winter atmosphere and conversation on the Avenue.” And these speech bubble lights, featuring art by Astro and Jean-François Poliquin, are nothing if not unique.

According to The Verge, the installations will appear through February, but they’re expected to appear over the next two winters. So make your travel plans accordingly.

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