If you’ve always thought of teddy bears as cute and cuddly toys, Brooklyn-based artist and photographer Kent Rogowski’s photographs of them turned inside out will make you see them in a whole new light.
For his series ‘Bears’, he transformed innocent playthings into grotesque creatures, and the result is a collection of disturbing images that are the stuff nightmares are made of.
Instead of smiling faces, the mutilated teddies’ facades are now composed of misplaced stitches, buttons, and wires. I guess you could say that they are ‘bear-ly’ recognizable. What was once images of innocence are now the stuff of nightmares!
Disturbing Photographs of Teddy Bears Turned Inside Out: