ART & DESIGN
A showcase of designer toys
By Pedro Mendes | Photographs by Steve Carty
May 11, 2005
|DIY Qees by Gary Basemen and Tim Biskup, USA (2004).|
Qees, by Japan’s Toy2r, takes the idea of do-it-yourself toy one step further. In addition to getting a group of international artists to repaint its assortment of bears, cats, dogs and monkeys, the company has introduced a series of blank toys for collectors to colour. Buyers can even send in their personally designed toy art to Toy2r for inclusion in an international touring show of homemade Qees.
(All pictured toys courtesy of Magic Pony.)
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