Wednesday, June 13, 2012
Anton treats his food artworks very seriously. His beginning process of creating his artworks is to eat, smell, feel, study and dissect a new food over and over again in order to hyper-familiarize himself with the new subject. He then begins the long and tedious process of sculpting, carving, sanding, painting, and construction of his mixed media works.
I am sure his artworks could certainly fool you when you first look at it. Even just looking at the pictures, I really want to lick the box of donuts or touch the giant ice cream. However, his artworks has bigger meanings than just being looking real. Anton emphasizes: