Snakes Cushion by ToiletPaper - Snakes - Seletti

$108.00
Type: ToiletPaper
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Snakes Cushion by ToiletPaper - Snakes - Seletti

Designer: ToiletPaper
Brand: Seletti
Colors: black and multicolor
Material: Polyester, feathers
Dimensions: cm 50×50

Availability: In stock

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Surreal images from Toiletpaper magazine.
Toiletpaper's dreamlike, darkly humorous designs borrow from fashion and advertising, combining commercial photography, twisted visual narratives and surreal imagery.
Toiletpaper questions our contemporary obsession with images by exploring our most unspeakable desires and impulses.
Mixtures of disturbing normality and disturbing ambiguity, before which terror mixes with visual pleasure.

Learn more about this designer

The Italian Maurizio Cattelan likes derision and sparking controversy by creating works intended to challenge the public. Trained independently, he began his career in the late 1980s. His works, which take shape from real-world objects and people, are the result of an irreverent operation against art and institutions. Cattelan opens his own New York gallery, the Wrong Gallery, a space where nothing is sold and which remains permanently closed. Cattelan creates works which always cause scandal and give rise to all kinds of interpretations, even questioning religion and the sacred, such as La Nona Ora, a sculpture which represents a life-size wax effigy of the late pope. John Paul II struck down by a meteorite. His sculpture “LOVE” exhibited in Piazza Affari in Milan since 2010 provokes residents and calls into question the history of this financial square with a simple gesture (middle finger).
In January 2012, the Guggenheim Museum in New York presented a retrospective of his work over 21 years, entitled “Maurizio Cattelan: All”. In June 2010, he launched the biannual magazine Toiletpaper with photographer Pierpaolo Ferrari containing images full of humor and fantasy. Toiletpaper is now a brand that translates its kitsch images into decorative objects and clothing brands.

Founded in 2010, Toiletpaper is an artists' magazine created and produced by the artist Maurizio Cattelan, a leading figure in international contemporary art recognized for his taste for humor and provocation, and the famous photographer and artistic director Pierpaolo Ferrari.
Halfway between a magazine and an art book, Toiletpaper is unique in its kind. Each issue, since the first in 2010, contains images intended to challenge and shock the viewer. Each photograph is studied and staged in order to bring to life confusing and disturbing images: this is done surprisingly without any trickery.
Toiletpaper is committed: the images it contains largely denounce today's consumer society governed by the importance devoted to appearance.
Partnering with brands but also museums, the original images shared by Toiletpaper are the subject of campaigns and exhibitions, such as in June 2014 on the entire facade of the Palais de Tokyo in Paris.


They have created an unparalleled capsule collection for Seletti, at once provocative, funny, absurd, deviant...

The plates, mugs, tablecloths and soap in this collection are decorated with surreal images taken from their magazines.

Perfectly manicured severed fingers, crunched soap, fish stuffed with precious stones, canary with a severed wing... Toiletpaper's dreamlike motifs tinged with black humor borrow from fashion and advertising, combining commercial photography and twisted visual narratives and surreal imagery.

The different pieces of the Toiletpaper collection are as many striking paintings, mixtures of disturbing normality and disturbing ambiguity, in which fear mixes with visual pleasure.

A work of art as such, the Toiletpaper collection questions, through the accessibility of its price and its wide distribution, the nature and limits of the contemporary art market.

A question that has always been at the center of Maurizio Cattelan's work...

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A family business, the Seletti company was founded in 1964 by Romano Seletti. First intended to import everyday products such as tin cups or plastic tablecloths to local Italian markets, Seletti is today a company producing design objects popular with concept stores around the world.
It was son Stefano, working from 1987 at the age of 17, who brought a new vision to the brand and allowed it to develop as a manufacturer. Having entered into several partnerships with artists such as Maurizio Cattelan, Stefano Seletti wishes to make, with Seletti, design accessible to all.

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DELIVERY TIME

Products in stock, shipped via La Poste Colissimo or GLS, are sent within 48 hours (working days). Your order is delivered to your home within 2 to 5 working days for products in stock.
A tracking number will be sent to you by email automatically.
Larger products are shipped by specialized carrier.
You will be contacted to set a time slot at your convenience.
We also ensure international delivery of all our products by La Poste Colissimo, GLS or by specialized carrier.


IN-STORE COLLECTION

Products in stock, standard size, are available immediately after your order in our store
THE WOODS GALLERY, 22 rue André del Sarte, 75018 Paris
during opening hours (check on Google)
Please show us your confirmation email when collecting.


Larger products must be collected by appointment.
Please contact us to agree on the date and time by email: contact@the-woods.fr.


EXCHANGES AND RETURNS

The customer has a period of fourteen days to exercise his right of withdrawal and return at his own expense the products which do not give him satisfaction in accordance with article L.121-20 of the Consumer Code ,
The products must be returned in their original packaging, in resalable condition.
Any product returned damaged will not be refunded.
PLEASE NOTE: any "personalized" product (choice of fabric, color of wood, custom dimensions, etc.) cannot be refunded: the product is not in stock and is specially made by the manufacturer to the customer.

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