To mimic Los Angeles’s infamous road traffic, Chris Burden & co. constructed a massive, 18-lane Hot Wheels set populated by 1,200 custom-designed cars. “Every hour 100,000 cars circulate through the city,” Burden told the New York Times. “It has an audio quality to it. When you have 1,200 cars circulating it mimics a real freeway. It’s quite intense.”
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