The bewitching junk food masks of British artist James Ostrer. The high calorie creations, landing somewhere between an ancient ritual mask and a midnight snack, are simultaneously delicious and dangerous. The uncanny folk art, despite its alluring intensity, looks far too bright to actually go inside your body, yielding an unexpected portrait of sugar's dark side.

Artist Makes Masks Out Of Junk Food And Supremely Creeps Everyone Out (NSFW)

British artist James Ostrer covered himself and some intrepid models with thick layers of candy, frosting, and other junk food in a rather unsettling portrait series. The photos are on display in his exhibition “Wotsit all about” at the Gazelli Art House in London through September 11th, 2014.

Creepy Portraits of People Covered in Frosting and Junk Food

Find the latest shows, biography, and artworks for sale by James Ostrer. There’s something sinister about photographer James Ostrer’s candy-coated images.

“Wotsit all about” is a strange and kind of creepy photo series by James Ostrer where he covered himself and models with frosting and junk food.

Creepy Portraits of People Covered in Frosting and Junk Food

Humanized Junk Food Sculptures - James Ostrer's Junk Food Art Will Scare You Straight (GALLERY)

Humanized Junk Food Sculptures

This model, covered in Wotsits and slices of cooked ham, is one of the pictures exhibited in James Ostrer's exhibition Wotsit All About?

James Ostrer - "Wotsit all about" series

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Wotsit All About by James Ostrer

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Grotesque Portraits made of Sweets and Junk Food - By James Oster .Sources: (James Oster) (junk-c “I am responding to the vast divide between what we are being sold and what we are actually getting. Trump is a self-proclaimed success story of delusion.

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James Ostrer is currently exhibiting ‘The Ego System’ in Hong Kong, a body of work that challenges the concept of fame and the process of celebrity worship

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James Ostrer, from London, wanted to highlight our consumption of junk food and how it affects moods. His show runs at London’s Gazelli Art House until September


Available for sale from Gazelli Art House, James Ostrer, EF 113 Archival pigment print on diasec mount, 102 × 68 cm