Tile Vault: The Artwork of Wim Delvoye

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Look carefully above at artist Wim Delvoye's piece Marble Floors. Beautiful, but a little different from your average floor tile because this particular installation was made with salami slices (note: looks similar to the tiling posted earlier today). Okay, not real salami slices, as that would quickly result in one stinker of a floor quite quickly; these are scanned and printed reproductions of the cured meat texture. Think that's weird? You won't believe the tile design under the jump...
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Titled Mosaic, Delvoye's 1990 tile based piece reveals itself to be an extremely personal piece of artwork. So personal, that it is composed of a pattern created using repeats of his own...ahem...making.

[via Neatorama]

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