I MAKE MONEY DIRTY

– 2014 – objects / photo and video documentation

A modelling-clay head made after my likeness was spray-painted black and used to imprint its contours and shape on a 5 Euro bill.

“I make money dirty” tackles the issue of the flow and nature of money in contemporary society. As participants in this system, how do we perceive and, indeed, influence value by relating it to money? To what extent are we individually responsible of adding to both the more positive ramifications and the negative workings of capitalism?