Marc Giai-Miniet is a French artist who creates impressive doll house-like structures with intricate multi-level floors. Everything is extremely detailed with a dark twist, featuring laboratories, dingy basements and intestinal piping.
The Marc Giai-Miniet dollhouses are definitely not gifts for little girls! The pieces are more of a collectors item that could be used for a great game of I-Spy.
Implications - This trend shows how adults are incorporating children's toys into the design and art in their homes. By giving a dark twist to the traditional girl's doll house, male and female adults alike are able to indulge both in nostalgia for their youth and also their macabre and deranged fantasies.