conrad bakker's 'consumer actions' involve carving and painting slightly sloppy scale replicas of commodity objects and then inserting these into the consumer landscape to be photographed and ultimately "left to drift." conrad reports "their current whereabouts are unknown." many other interesting projects up on his site too, see them here.
[all conrad bakker. from the series consumer actions. 2002. top to bottom: hefty. balloons. nozzle. kmart.]