Vik Muniz Ashtray featuring his ash image

Vik Muniz Ashtray featuring his ash image

This beautiful functional work of art/ ashtray by artist Vik Muniz, known for making images out of unusual materials, is a photograph of his recreation of Caspar David Friedrich's The Wanderer above the Sea of Fog (1818) made in ashes and screened onto Llimoges porcelain. The rim is hand painted silver leaf. wow.