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Conceptual Art or Gag Gift? You Decide!

Ipad in Fort Davis

About twenty miles north of Marfa lies the small, sleepy town of Fort Davis. With a population of 1,201, the town offers a handful of restaurants, activities, and shops, some of which are located in the Davis Emporium, an old motel that has been converted into a mini mall. One of the stores in the strip, “Possibilities,” had a wall of objects that are both humorous and conceptual — somewhat echoing the sentiment of Bill’s Junk in Houston. The packages made us think — is the person that made them a brilliant artist, or are they just trying to make a quick buck? Or both? See some of the gags below.

Fort Davis Shop

Fort Davis Shop

Fort Davis Shop

Fort Davis Shop

Fort Davis Shop

Fort Davis Shop

Fort Davis Shop

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