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Fantich and Young create art that subverts Charles Darwin's theory of evolution with elements of supernatural ceremonial ritual. The concepts of nature and super-nature are explored in the work . Fantich and Young view this process as Darwinian Voodoo.
Free Market Bible, Get Rich Or Die Trying. Sculpture. 2010 Materials: The Complete Stock Market Trading Manual 2002 – 2009; 15 000 Sheffield Steel Stanley Blades; prayer desk.
(H) 106cm x (W) 48cm x (L) 75cm
Apex Predator. Suit. Sculpture. 2011
Apex predators are predators with no predators of their own, residing at the top of their food chain. Materials: Savile Row’s Suit, human hair, glass eyes, dentures.
(Above) Alfa Male. 2008 Embroidery. (H) 100cm x (L) 100cm
Mascot. Sculpture. 2012 A Mascot that symbolizes competition, hierarchy, occupation and resources. Materials: Vaulting Horse, Military Medals Ribbons, Junior Sport Javelins, Crude Oil. (H) 310cm x (W) 380cm x (L) 415cm
Double Games, Red In Tooth and Claw. Sculpture. 2009 – 2010 Double Games, Red In Tooth And Claw deploys 300.000 Stanley blades to subvert the competitive attributes of school gymnasium apparatus. Materials: School Gym Apparatus, 300,000 Stanley Blades.