Fame & Fortune, 2019
Screen printing on cotton
In large part, “Fame and Fortune” portrays perceptions of the idea of success as they are reflected in society nowadays. Being on camera is a highway to stardom. Any camera. An iPhone camera. A paparazzi camera. And for hot felons - even a surveillance camera. The differences we observe between the shots are a manifestation of our perception of famous figures’ fame. This capsule demonstrates that being on camera is all it takes to make a name for yourself. But what is that name?..