But it is so wonderful, energising, encouraging to see a creative interpretation of these prosaic items.
In Iceland, pylons have been transformed into 'giants', by architects Choi and Shine.
Now there is a possible narrative
to accompany the transport of power across large stretches of land.
Our attention is drawn to the incredible journey of electricity from its source to its end use.
We become attentive, maybe pause, as we become a part of this exciting narrative -
we are injected into the story, become a pilgrim on a journey.
What else can we transform in such a unique way while still delivering essential services?