These Laura Bifano 'Menagerie' images will surely mess with your eyes as you begin to lose sight of what's real and what's virtual. Inspired by her love of nature and of video game graphics, this artist made a unique collection of painted, pixelated animals, fusing the two distinct aesthetics in a harmonious and breathtaking manner.
The Laura Bifano 'Menagerie' collection will feature ten animals in all, though Bifano has currently only unveiled two pieces featuring a deer and a heron thus far.
Implications - Many North American consumers are currently trying to mediate their relationship between technology and reality. Consumers are trying not to be over-reliant on technology, but are also at the mercy of its convenience. Corporations looking to capitalize off this consumer mentality may consider providing consumers a service that lets them escape technology for a period of time.