Making art history come alive... with Play-Doh

Photographs by the likes of Gordon Parks and Diane Arbus are now on display at Toronto's Art Gallery of Ontario, part of the AGO's latest exhibition, Outsiders: American Photography and Film 1950s-1980s. But what if those famous images were made out of Play-Doh? Follow @eleanormacnair on Instagram. The artist takes the work of photography masters and sculpts them into colourful (and 100 per cent non-toxic) Play-Doh scenes.

Photos by Diane Arbus and Gordon Parks are on display now at the AGO, but you've never seen them like this

Original photograph: Cindy Sherman. Untitled film still #21, 1978. Rendered in Play-Doh by Eleanor Macnair, 2015. (Eleanor Macnair)

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