Living in Rotterdam, Netherlands, Stephan Brusche is doing something very creative with bananas. A few years ago, he discovered that this yellow fruit can actually serve as a perfect canvas, so he started making art.
“It all started a few years back when I just started using Instagram,” Brusche said. “I was at work and I just wanted to post something. I then noticed my banana and I figured it would make a nice post if I just drew a little happy face on it.”
“After that, I tried to come up with new ideas for drawings while using the shape of the banana in all kinds of clever ways. Trying to keep pushing myself I eventually started to carve in the banana peel as well.”
Check out his work below.
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Can bananas get sick? Actually they can! And some are threatened by the Panama Disease now. But lucky for us scientists are hard at work to save the banana! And @ferchuckygarcia is one of those scientist. And he actually invited me to talk a bit about my own work with bananas during a Lunch Lecture he organized at Wageningen University on the 8th of February at 12:30 pm. Professor Gert Kema, head of the banana research group at WUR (Wageningen University & Research) will also talk about his work with bananas. Check out the link in my story today or the highlight section on my profile. . Besides this event there will also be a exhibition of my banana art starting from the 8th of Februari till the 15th of March. For more on that check out www.wageningennur.nl/impulse . So if you happen to be around Wageningen, The Netherlands you're very welcome to join us. The entrance is free, but bring your own lunch. 🙂 . Thursday, 8 February at 12:30 pm Impulse Building Stippeneng 2 (building 115) 6708 WE Wageningen . If you want more details about the event you can mail @ferchuckygarcia at [email protected] . #panamadisease #savethebanana #WURlife