Gas mask juxtaposition

In light of the swine flu outbreak and the sight of surgical masks everywhere, I can’t help but be reminded of gas masks.

Burberry gas mask by Brooklyn artist Mark Stafford.

Gas masked sculpture by Spanish street artist SpY.

Gas mask shower head by Chris Domino.

Knitted gas mask by Teriyakimoto at Craftster.

Siddhartha Gotama in gas mask by Samuel Stimpert. Check out his other gas mask sculptures.

Plague doctor gas mask by steam punk artist Bob Basset.