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I love “cute” as much as anyone, but there’s nothing like a getting a little bite with your sweet. When I saw Scott Hove‘s images from his installation Cakeland, my jaw DROPPED. This is some amazing shit. The purpose of Cakeland, from Scott’s website:

The sculptures, with their display of beauty and potential for satisfaction, lure the viewer into a sense of anticipation. The viewer will slowly notice that Cakeland contains defensive elements, not immediately seen, that create a sense of anxiety and fear. This in turn creates a visual and emotional resonance that is intended to represent what we all have to deal with in our lives everyday…the hunt for satisfaction, and the anxiety that we won’t get it.

The detail in the decoration and pairing of sweet and evil is perfection. Would love to visit it someday, however the 360 degree video tour will have to do. (Oh and no, you can’t eat the cakes. They’re not real).

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Rachael Novak draws for a living and eats a lot of candy.