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Artist Diddo Makes Human Skull From Cocaine

by | 16th, January 2014

DIDDO  has “aroused the curiosity of creators and tastemakers, receiving requests from the likes of Sasha Baron Cohen, Kanye West and Lady Gaga.” That’s what it says on his website.He ads that he “was born on the luckiest day since the sixth century (7-7-’77).”

Diddo studied at The University of Portsmouth.

And he’s made a skull from cocaine. No, it’s not Pete Doherty’s X-Ray.
cocaine skull

 

The facts on his off his head skull are:

Name: ecce animal
Size: dimension 12 x 18 x 22 cm
Matter: compression molded cocaine (street sourced) and gelatin
Why?: commissioned piece

Diddo’s creation is interesting but mostly because it is utterly pointless. Damien Hirst got famous by giving dead shark a good name (The Physical Impossibility of Death in the Mind of Someone Living)  and then a skull created from diamonds.

A skull created from cocaine look like something a smuggler might

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