Chicago Man Fills Potholes With Art

A Chicago man is filling potholes with humorous mosaics.

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In this Tuesday, June 10, 2014, photo, mosaic artist Jim Bachor scrapes cement off a finished art piece on a street in Chicago. At the time Bachor had filled seven potholes around the city, marking each one with a mosaic piece.
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In this Tuesday, June 10, 2014, photo, mosaic artist Jim Bachor scrapes away cement to show a finished art piece in a filled pothole on a street in Chicago.
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Mosaic artist Jim Bachor scrapes cement off a finished art piece while Antonina Mally watches on a street in Chcaigo.
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Jim Bachor, applies a mosaic art piece onto a newly filled pothole.
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In this Tuesday, June 10, 2014, photo, mosaic artist Jim Bachor, poses next to his finished public art project on a street near downtown Chicago.
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In this Monday, June 9, 2014, photo, mosaic artist Jim Bachor carefully removes cheese cloth from a finished art piece that he installed to cover a pothole on a street in Chicago.
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In this Tuesday June 10, 2014, photo, mosaic artist Jim Bachor looks at his latest finished art project on a street near downtown Chicago.
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In this Monday, June 9, 2014, photo, Chicago mosaic artist Jim Bachor works in his basement placing tiles on his next mosaic art piece that reads "POTHOLES."
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In this Monday, June 9, 2014, photo, Chicago mosaic artist Jim Bachor works in his basement placing tiles on his next mosaic art piece that reads "POTHOLES."
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In this Monday, June 9, 2014, photo, Chicago mosaic artist Jim Bachor, looks over a checklist in his basement to make sure he has all the material he needs to complete a pothole art project.
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In this Monday, June 9, 2014, photo, Chicago mosaic artist Jim Bachor works in his basement placing tiles on his next mosaic art piece that reads "POTHOLES."
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In this Tuesday, June 10, 2014, photo, a pothole filled by mosaic artist Jim Bachor on a street in Chicago is protected by cones until it is ready to be driven on.
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