In a day and age where the simple act of aging is portrayed as unnatural, there’s something as fresh as a spring breeze about the work of artists Karoline Hjorth and Riitta Ikonen, who have been compiling a multi-media project wherein they dress senior members of society up in scavenged materials for some very natural photo shoots.
To check out more of their work and hear the stories behind the pictures, check out the project at Eyes as Big as Plates.
(And, no, don’t try this with Grandpa while he sleeps off that ham coma.)
Life as art.
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