Fruity Pebble Larry King

In Land of a Million Cereals, currently on view at Mission17, artist Ryan Alexiev takes breakfast cereal out of the box and puts it on the canvas. ArtLicker‘s got the scoop:

Alexiev creates exaggerated and at times gawdy representations of consumer culture as seen through the eyes of a F.O.B. Bulgarian peasant. The result is a humorous and thought-provoking commentary on what we consume and why we do it.

No doubt — Larry King looks pretty appropriate rendered in high-fructose corn syrup and artificial coloring. Show closes August 2. Link.

Photo courtesy of ArtLicker.

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2 Comments on “Fruity Pebble Larry King”

  1. […] Image via Mission Mission.  […]

  2. […] Ever wanted to see a portrait of Larry King made with Fruity Pebbles cereal? Here it is! […]

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