Gallery: Yuken Teruya Transforms a McDonald’s Bag into a Delicate Tree

Artist Yuken Teruya has transformed the most unlikely of paper bags -- a McDonald’s to-go sack -- into an intricate forest. Normally packed with greasy burgers and fries, the artist returned the fast food bag to its far gone origin, a colorful tree in the forest. The intricate paper sculpture is part of the new group exhibition at Denver’s David Smith Gallery.

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  1. jennie kiessling August 10, 2012 at 7:28 pm

    Love this idea – it is very sweet – enchanting. But i am struck by the fact that if the bag is not used – the one i see looks like a new bag – it is really just another form of wasting material.

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