29.11.10 by Jeff

Helen Altman

“Spice Skulls”, sculptures by Helen Altman.

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Green Mung Bean Skull

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Artichoke Skull

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Black Sesame Seed Skull

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Peeled Split Mung Bean Skull

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Red Cargo Rice Skull

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Bai Toey Skull

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Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • NH

    Shameless Jan Fabre copy?

    http://bit.ly/gj6vwy

    Speaking about Jan Fabre, he’s certainly worth a blog post!

  • Kyle

    I saw these in person at the Museum of Art and Design in NYC last month. Very interesting to have the smell along with the visual for sure a piece.

    It’s not extremely telling or shocking, but I appreciate the creativity that went into this and enjoyed seeing it.

  • Oliver

    Eerie and wonderful. They look ancient. I bet they smell great, too.

    I prefer them, somehow, to Fabre’s skulls. Though they are a little too similar…

  • I saw this one too in the MAD. Jan Fabre s work was also exhibited in the same room. I didn’t mind the similarity. It has a different meaning.

  • thitima

    like

  • Anny

    sick.





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