There is no question that the concept of rebellious studs is enjoying its moment in design; artist Scott Young has reinterpreted the motif by bringing it to edibles.
Each of the tasty produce pieces has been embellished to make for decorative punk-rock foods. The effect is intriguing as each capture of legume photography is rich with color and texture. The imagery makes a multi-sensory statement as the perceived taste of each fruit or vegetable is at play with the edgy ornamentation.
With this series, Scott Young toys with perception of the edible. The studded nature of each food takes the real of food photography to a new realm of creativity. There is no doubt that with this juxtaposition of materials, Scott Young has managed to create a series that is visually striking.