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Russian Gift Stones Feature Iconic Logos

By: Going Like Sixty - Published:   Updated: Apr 6 2011 • References: englishrussia
Nesting dolls from Russia? Nyet, bring me a rock painted like an iPod to represent the former Communist country. What could be more iconic than the consumer-driven mindset grabbing the former Soviet Union? Is Black Friday far behind in Moscow or Minsk? Pop a rock of Pepsi or just go for the rock painted gold.

Implications - Pet rocks may have been a forgotten fad of the 70s, but the rise of environmentalism and eco-friendly art has given this lost medium a new life. Artists are increasingly using found objects as a canvas to create insightful works that comment on social issues such as consumption and waste, consumerism and junk food. Stats for Painted Rocks Trending: Older & Mild
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