If you're walking around New Jersey, make sure to pay attention to your surroundings, because you just might find tiny wooden people hanging around, created by a street artist Joe Iurato.

“One of the elements that I love about doing these smaller pieces is the surprise factor. You might see it. You might not." the artist said in an interview with Brooklyn Street Art. "If you do, though, it's not something that grabbed you from across the street like a massive 40' mural would. Chances are you caught it from the corner of your eye just a few feet away, and the connection made is intimate.”

Each of the pieces is a unique short story, often based on the artist's real-life experiences. The wooden figure is often placed in a way to look as if it's interacting with the surroundings and before leaving the installation behind Joe Iurato photographs the scene.

Take a look at some of the beautiful pieces by Joe Iurato down below.

More info: Instagram |  joeiurato.com (h/t)

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Hawk 1 year ago

Wow cute!

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mr man 1 year ago

Peka-boo

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Pamula Furness 1 year ago

These are all wonderful, but this one is an absolute delight! x

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Kimberly Robinson 1 year ago

I like that one!

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godavari doke 1 year ago

Cute

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riley.girl 1 year ago

So unique!

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Anaka Blackwood 1 year ago

Lucky! can't get sunburnt!

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Sara Kate MacFarland 1 year ago

...watchdog lookout

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Ian richmond 1 year ago

That ones kinda sad if you think about it, not putting their phones down around each other.

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Venomous Sloth 1 year ago

GEORGE AND LENNNNNIIEIIIEIEIIEIEIEIEIEIIIIEEEEEE!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Sashenka ahangamgoda 1 year ago

TMNT!!!!

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Sara Kate MacFarland 1 year ago

...and, unfortunately it's ours

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Gillian Black 1 year ago

oh my sad face but happy dog

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Belle Bell 1 year ago

it's definitely a spray paint can, not a water bottle. ...unless you're in the habit of drinking red water?

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Gillian Black 1 year ago

the face says it all

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Gillian Black 1 year ago

so natural

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Gillian Black 1 year ago

yes this is great but do we see kids doing this today, so sad because not enough

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Anaka Blackwood 1 year ago

So sad

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Gillian Black 1 year ago

me and my dog haveing a snack, oh to have these in my garden

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Mama Panda 1 year ago

"I am cornholio....!"

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Gillian Black 1 year ago

hey baby off you get and play , very sad face again

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Rudi Traf 1 year ago

kistündér

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Gillian Black 1 year ago

where is a frog, or tadpole or maybe a small fish

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Gillian Black 1 year ago

hey every one a flower in the concrete city

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Gillian Black 1 year ago

oh baby you need a jacket you look soooooo cold

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Mylah Rose 1 year ago

Except the father has no face! I found this one kind of creepy except for the child's smile, maybe a comment on childhood innocence, or looking up at his future self

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A S Koziol 1 year ago

This is strangely joyful and terrifying! He can be smiling and having fun or be struggling and grimacing. I love it!

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Gillian Black 1 year ago

come fly with me

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D.S. Watson 1 year ago

This reminds me of a film I saw long ago in elementary school: Cipher in the Snow

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Gillian Black 1 year ago

small world big people

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Gillian Black 1 year ago

me and my brother ,

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Gillian Black 1 year ago

dont we all want peace and serenity

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dire wolf 1 year ago

These all positively burst with character! I think the monochromatic ones are my favorites

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Gillian Black 1 year ago

aany childs dream to spray a wall

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Gillian Black 1 year ago

chalk on the pavement

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Anaka Blackwood 1 year ago

Give us all of your base

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Gillian Black 1 year ago

hi ya we are just hanging

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glitchblox 1 year ago

this is terrifing

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Mama Panda 1 year ago

aww I just want to give her a hug and tell her that it will get better....poor baby

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Pandaren 1 year ago

wheres the door?

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Susann Campbell 1 year ago

He wants to be a Box Troll .

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Susann Campbell 1 year ago

And that is why he is so sad, someone has hurt him and he can't tell.

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Mama Panda 1 year ago

.....Remember my name, fame, I'm gonna live forever! I'm gonna learn how to fly, high!

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Susann Campbell 1 year ago

Where is your dog?

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Linda Hobart 1 year ago

You are so talented. Thank you!