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Ant-Farm Art – FRAMEicariums by Hugh Hayden and Katie Vitale

Posted By Jill Fehrenbacher On May 6, 2010 @ 11:52 am In Art,BKLYN Designs,Decorative Objects,Inhabitots,new york design week | No Comments

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Looking for art that is dynamic, unique and ALIVE? Inhabitat favorites Hugh Hayden [1] and Katie Vitale [2] recently gave us a sneak peek of their latest creation to be showcased at BKLYN Designs 2010 [3]: a living, breathing wall-art made from ant farms [4]! Katie and Hugh created this lovely series of “FRAMEicariums” [4] made from salvaged picture frames that contain shifting landscapes created by real-life ants. The designs are similar to the art-farms you may remember from childhood re-imagined into living works of art that are sure to provide countless hours of viewing fun for all ages!

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[1] Hugh Hayden: http://www.hughhayden.com/

[2] Katie Vitale: http://katievitale.com/

[3] BKLYN Designs 2010: http://inhabitat.com/bklyn-designs/

[4] living, breathing wall-art made from ant farms: http://www.inhabitots.com/2010/05/06/turn-ant-farms-into-art-with-hugh-haydens-frameicariums/

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