The thing about fast food, or “quick casual dining” if you’re feeling fancy, is that most of the establishments are in fairly recognizable buildings. You know the pizza hut, the golden arches, and the big ‘ol bucket that offers you fried chicken.
That’s why when those business close up shop and move on with their lives a couple miles down the road, it makes sense for the incoming business to do something to kind of change up the look a bit. I’m not saying they have to completely renovate the place and start from scratch, but maybe put a little bit of effort into buying a new sign or something?
In other words, these buildings aren’t fooling anyone…
So what happens when their worlds collide? Something weirdly wonderful, as Los Angeles-based artist Andrew Tarusov discovered. You might remember Tarusov from his (Warning: NSFW) Disney Princesses as Pin-Ups series.
He’s sort of the expert at blending disparate worlds, as his new works show.
Of all the things a person doesn’t want to lose and yet seem to get lost all the time, wedding rings might be at the top of the list. So when this new mom lost track of her ring, she looked everywhere for it. Obviously.
And of course, she got her husband in on the search. But still no luck.
And then it dawned on them…
“We decided to have our baby x-rayed just in case,” dad wrote.