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Fake Food, Real Art

marssy | Mar 28, 201601:03 PM

I've seen many of these fake food displayed in Japanese and Chinese restaurants. I never thought they were so expensive to make and how much dedication goes into creating them. Some look incredible while others look a bit gross.

Artisanal Plastic: Japan's Fake Food Is A Real Art

Intricately crafted replicas of all sorts of dishes and drink — cakes, sushi and even beer — are ubiquitous window displays in Japan. A new book visually...

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