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Daily bread drawings – a one year project

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April 21st, 2014 Posted 5:59 pm

Sam McBride – Daily Bread

2013 – Santa Fe / New Mexico
Sam created a daily drawing exercise called Daily Bread. Every day of 2013, she drew a piece of toast. You can see the project here and here. There are 365 toast drawings, two large toast drawings on paper and one of the daily drawings animated line by line. She have planes to publish a book of the toasts and KickStart a monumental bronze toast.


image credit – the artist

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Venus remix

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March 9th, 2010 Posted 12:33 pm

Vass S ándor – Boticelli’s Venus remix

gravure printing on toast-bread
1997, Romania

The artist used an older linoleum sheet from a set of older works, which was related to the passing of beauty. The image of Venus is engraved again, this time on toasts.

Venus close-up


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Hitler toast

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March 2nd, 2010 Posted 1:44 am

Tibitibi – The free spirit

2009, Toronto

images from the artist’s website.

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January 19th, 2010 Posted 1:47 am

Adam Sheldon – Crucifixion

Made for Anglican Church of St Peter
Great Limber – 2010 Jan.
burned toaster bread

Using his toaster, the artist burned every piece of bread before drying them out and flattening them so they were ready to be positioned in a giant frame. He then spent hours scraping the toast with a knife to create the lighter parts of the image, such as Christ’s halo, and a blow torch to create darker patches. (read more here)


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