Charming Baker: a young artist they’re all fussing about

Bridget Barnett Contributor

By Bridget Barnett in New Art on Thursday 21 July 2011

With a name of Charming Baker, it seem only fitting this Central Saint Martins Art grad’s has celebrities and fashion designers smitten.

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Yuken Teruya’s shopping bag and toilet paper art

Kira Heuer Reader Find

By Kira Heuer in New Art on Tuesday 27 July 2010

Artist Yuken Teruya creates stunning tree sculptures out of shopping bags and toilet paper rolls. By using Tiffany, Paul Smith, and fast food shopping bags, he reminds us that we are in a state of consumer over-indulgence, using up natural resources and need to reconnect to nature. Transforming these bags into the magical world that he creates inspires one to run for the nearest forest and take a little walk, spending time with the real thing.

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Paul Smith Fisheye Camera

Lin Tan Reader Find

By Lin Tan in New Products on Monday 8 March 2010

So indulgent, but I want one. Paul Smith’s collaboration with Lomography Cameras produced this limited edition stunning gem, with the signature Paul Smith multi-coloured stripes, long exposure bulbs, and built-in flash. Naturally, this 35mm fisheye camera is sold out. But, hey, there’s always ebay.

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