Think video games can't be art? Think again. A new series of impressive creations made with video game controllers proves Nintendo systems can be gallery-worthy.
The series is by artist Erika Simmons, and her designs are made by using the winding cords of old Nintendo controllers to make video game characters like Pac Man and Mario. The pieces are available for sale on her website.
Click through the slideshow below to view several of Simmon's Nintendo creations. And for more awesomely adorkable art, check out these textbook cover designs inspired by the Hogwarts library, and superhero popsicle art prints inspired by your favorite kick-ass characters.