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Octons was designed in 1973, and contains a number of coloured transparent octagons that van be connected and built, to make your own modular forms.

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Octons, Galt Toys, Packaging Designed by Ken Garland & Associates
Octons, Galt Toys, Packaging Designed by Ken Garland & Associates
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Before ascending to fame within the contemporary art scene, Warhol enjoyed a thriving career as a commercial artist. His illustration work was commissioned by various magazines, including The New Yorker, Vogue, and Harper's Bazaar.