In this version of the Babel Tower’s myth, the architecture of a tower supposed to reach the sky are made up of coins from different parts of the world. While some speak of the “tyranny of money,” money is a language everyone understands and something most people want.
A copper-plated golden cent put into circulation 2017 Inkjet print on fine art paper
30 x 20 cm (photo) 30,3 x 20,3 cm (frame)
As the title describes, this photo documents an action wich consisted of put in circulation a copper plated golden cent.
Except in its composition, this coin appears to have the same characteristics as the coin of a regular one cent piece.
Money Gets Money
Acrylic on banknote
12 x 6,2 (banknote)
30 x 40 cm (frame)
The work consists of a hybrid between a €5 banknote from the
Europe series and the banknote number five from the Monopoly board game.
From an absurd logic, the work associates the fictitious value created in the
context of a board game where "money gets money" with the value of a
real banknote that is currently in circulation.
Upside Down Depression 2018 Bronze 6,5 x 20 x 20 cm
In the center of
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II in Milan there is a tradition that
brings good luck. This popular belief says that if a person spins around three
times backwards with a heel on the genitals of the bull represented in the
floor, this will bring her or him good luck. This solid bronze object is
obtained from the negative space of the floor depression resulting from this
practice by the people along the time.