Prepare yourself for new royalty shaped in the form of mice. But that’s not just any mice, these are mice with the DNA of the king of rock and roll. For his “All That I Am” project, Koby Barhad used the DNA of Elvis Presley in genetically engineered mice. The idea is to explore ethical and philosophical concerns, ranging from questions of talent, to the ownership and legal rights tied to using someone else’s genetic data.
Canadian artist Jeff de Boer has all bases covered with armor for cats and mice. There’s tournament armor, samurai armor, gladiator armor for both cats and mice. Additionally, there’s Maximilian rat armor for the mouse, and Persian cat armor for the feline. More images after the jump.