According to visual artist Marplondon, ‘everyone shares the same bottomless fascination of anything sugar-coated’ or bought from a fast food outlet. Meaning, it gives them status and makes them feel like royalty, but in reality, says Marplondon, they are ‘junkies of modern consumption and self-imagery.’ Using hip hop as a style reference, Marplondon celebrates status, […]
Potato chips and corn snacks are transformed into contemporary art at the hands of Japanese artist, Koshi Kawachi. A one-time illustrator, Kawachi’s latest series includes 107 “Tasty Buddha” figurines carved out of Cheetos-like snacks, crispy noodle snacks pasted to a canvas, and broken potato chips embalmed using gold seams, mimicking a traditional method for repairing […]
If you’re anything like me, then you crave fried foods and beer in the summer. Find a few ways to validate eating unhealthy foods by pairing them not with wine varietals, but with intense sports events. Your bikini (or your mankini?) will thank you!