A truly meta Cosby sweater
December 4, 2012 8:20 AM Subscribe
In a video shot at World Maker Faire in 2011
, artist Andrew Salamone is shown demonstrating the knitting machine he's adapated and programmed to knit images, and displaying some of the amazing work he's produced with it: a ski mask with an image of his face on the front, a "break beat" scarf, and a sweater featuring a picture of Bill Cosby wearing a sweater with a picture of Bill Cosby on it. Salamone hopes to someday get Cosby to accept and wear the sweater he's designed. God knows Cosby can't reject this sweater on the grounds that it's in any way inferior to the sweaters he's worn in the past.
Check out more of Andrew Salamone's knitted art on his web site
. In my favourite piece, Salamone recreates a still
from "The Muppet Bohemian Rhapsody"
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