Pop-up’s aren’t exactly new but we have to commend Adam Kalkin on his efforts. The US-based artist has popped up a pirate radio tower from an old shipping container smack bang in the middle of Melbourne. All for the Mis-Design exhibition at the University of Melbourne’s Victorian College.

Made from a locally salvaged shipping container standing on its end, the 40 foot tower will play host to the exhibition radio station and broadcast to the masses. The radio show’s content will pilage, dig-up and hobble through various aspects of the exhibition such as local designers, architects, photographers, poets, musicians and performers.

Shipping Container come 40 foot radio tower

Why are pirates called pirates…? Because they arrrr