Ben has been generating his Toytems for a few years, perfecting his style and scouring for materials to create his one-off sculptures.
Some are towering conglomerates of toys–all sourced second hand and reclaimed and rejustified as the beautiful objects they are.
Most are comprised of toys mounted onto Found London Brick. The brick is something that Ben has obsessed with for some time - as the building blocks of his suburban landscape, and an object of perfect proportion that we take for granted.
Make up your own mind. I’ll be back in 5 minutes to see how you’ve got on…