by Brooke Dowd Sacco
Face it, unless you’re on your umpteenth “Whole 30″ challenge, you’re bound to be consuming some pretty nasty chemicals…and that’s just what you eat. Have you seen the list of crap that goes into a standard bar of soap? Gangredine Consumptus, a project by a Rotterdam based artist collective Rotganzen, is a commentary on all the toxins and chemicals we put into our bodies. The words of such lethal poisons as radon, arsenic, benzene and tobacco are cast in translucent colored resin and placed upon wooden sticks so they resemble lollipops. Go ahead, carry on with that bag of Cheetos.