Fruit by Matt James Stone

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This one is for those Arrested Development fans out there. When you think ideas can’t get more ridiculous, Matt James Stone has managed to produce a series of works that might just be a level up in humor and absurdity from the Bluth’s frozen banana stand. Fruit, the name of the series, couldn’t be a further cry from the consumable. The sculptures feature both full banana as well as individual peels, the latter used to join multiple bunches in an odd number of configurations. Even more curious might be the colorful pins that dot each cluster, as if they were sprinkles that were applied at too early a stage. While the visual impact is humorous indeed, I bet that eating such a banana sculpture would be no laughing matter.

Kimberly

Kimberly

Kimberly is a graduate from MIT's Department of Architecture, and has recently joined the publication team at MIT OpenCourseWare. While architecture remains her first love, her interests encompass literature – epic poetry and Medieval romances are her favorite – and also fashion.

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