If the streets of the city of Lyon were giant pages of a coloring book, one of the most lively children filling those pages would be the French artist CAL. He is responsible for a number of urban spaces loaded with painted humor, which draws our attention to places rarely noticed in large cities. 

Ever since 2016, the artist has been using his talent and expertise to distract everyday objects from their original purpose. His method? Playing with iron plates, peeling walls, and abandoned objects by giving them a new vision to fulfill. 

Scroll down and take a look at some of his works!

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French Artist Sees Urban Spaces Like No One And Spreads Humor Through Them With His Art

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Withnail
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1 year ago

What a comfy bed!

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French Artist Sees Urban Spaces Like No One And Spreads Humor Through Them With His Art

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Withnail
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1 year ago

Excuse me, I didn't mean to bug you.

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Theory Buchannon
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1 year ago

Scar

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Withnail
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1 year ago

What a lovely hat you have, Pigeon.

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Withnail
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1 year ago (edited)

Weight, this artist is scaling new heights of creativity.

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Withnail
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1 year ago

Sometimes during summertime in the city, it feels like this is possible.

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Withnail
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1 year ago

MOM! MOOOOOOM!

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Theory Buchannon
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1 year ago

"WHOS" there

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Withnail
Community Member
1 year ago

Unhealthy lifestyle choices makes you angry!

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Meow
Community Member
1 year ago (edited)

the third one, "batting" the eyelashes

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Withnail
Community Member
1 year ago (edited)

If there's a bustle in your hedgerow, don't be alarmed now. It's just a hedgehog...

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Ahnnah Newell
Community Member
1 year ago

I would not want to swim in that water.🤢

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Katina Farmer
Community Member
1 year ago

so sad :(

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BusLady
Community Member
1 year ago

Let's hope it's Ronald, not Pennywise.

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Theory Buchannon
Community Member
1 year ago

cute little an.... HEY

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Ahnnah Newell
Community Member
1 year ago

raaaauoooor

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BusLady
Community Member
1 year ago

No, I haven't gained any weight, why do you ask?

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Ahnnah Newell
Community Member
1 year ago

that peecock must have trouble finding a mate.

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BusLady
Community Member
1 year ago

Must be a Dogwood Tree.

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BusLady
Community Member
1 year ago

Curious George, what are you up to now?

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Ahnnah Newell
Community Member
1 year ago

poppies are my favorite flowers.

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BusLady
Community Member
1 year ago

The old hive has changed since we were here last.

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Kenny Kulbiski
Community Member
1 year ago

What every weed dreams of.

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Ahnnah Newell
Community Member
1 year ago

what is it yelling at?

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Pretty Pangolin
Community Member
1 year ago

LOL, that tree has bad intentions.

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glowworm2
Community Member
1 year ago

Looks like that pigeon has a bunch of fangirls!

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Ahnnah Newell
Community Member
1 year ago

watch somebody come and spray weedkiller on that plant.

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Theory Buchannon
Community Member
1 year ago

that it a cute snail

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Ahnnah Newell
Community Member
1 year ago

I love the style of this one!

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Allie Faux
Community Member
1 year ago

E.T. is dat you??

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French Artist Sees Urban Spaces Like No One And Spreads Humor Through Them With His Art

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BusLady
Community Member
1 year ago

The Mushroom Family. How cute.

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Ahnnah Newell
Community Member
1 year ago

watch out for avalanches!

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Sophia Trinh
Community Member
1 year ago

Jailbird..... Did it get caught for illegal pooping?

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Ahnnah Newell
Community Member
1 year ago

you must have had to draw very fast so the swan would not fly away.

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the Lemon Queen
Community Member
1 year ago

"Look at this. I'm molting!" -the pidgeon

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BusLady
Community Member
1 year ago

Litter bird.

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Ahnnah Newell
Community Member
1 year ago

they are playing hide and seek.

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French Artist Sees Urban Spaces Like No One And Spreads Humor Through Them With His Art

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Meow
Community Member
1 year ago

that's how i feel, too. fooooood.

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Meow
Community Member
1 year ago

this one needs more upvotes, it's really cute

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French Artist Sees Urban Spaces Like No One And Spreads Humor Through Them With His Art

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Meow
Community Member
1 year ago

this one shows hope! When life gives you thistles, make daffodils.

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Kieth9
Community Member
1 year ago

That’s just creepy😝😁👌🏻😄😂

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Pretty Pangolin
Community Member
1 year ago

I don't understand this one but I like it.

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Sophia Trinh
Community Member
1 year ago

Snowman forever!

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French Artist Sees Urban Spaces Like No One And Spreads Humor Through Them With His Art

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Ahnnah Newell
Community Member
1 year ago

that is a lovely dress.

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BusLady
Community Member
1 year ago

The one on the left is more modest than the rest.

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