Bath sponges and other household items in full bloom

Swiss/Danish artist group Putput has only just established itself in 2011, but it’s already produced a horribly cool spread of multi-disciplinary projects that combine contemporary art photography, sculpture and installation. One of these, Inflorescence, has the group planting household items in real plants, looking like flowers in full bloom. It’s both elegantly disquieting and banal.

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