Deep-Fried Gadgets: A Critique on Consumerist Culture

They say that Americans will deep-fry anything—from French Fries and Butter; to Thanksgiving turkeys to Oreos; we are a people who love fired food. We’re also a nation obsessed with our gadgets—iPads, iPods, Laptops and iPhones.

So it might seem obvious to combine the two—gadgets and the deep fryer, in a photographic critique of consumerist culture.

New Zealand-native but Brooklyn-based photographer Henry Hargreaves teamed up with food stylist
Caitlin Levin for deep-fried series called Deep-Fried Gadgets.

Images © Henry Hargreaves, via designboom

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