Artworks > Exit 25 August - 8 September 2017 Poimena Gallery, Tasmania.

Hedonism has run out of credit, discomfort and sacrifice have ensued. Projected ominously is the Apple Macintosh’s spinning wait cursor, indicating that inevitable and unrecoverable crash state. Aptly dubbed the Spinning Wheel of Death, this icon has become a contemporary companion to the rich symbolic visual language of 17th century Dutch Vanitas painting.

Angela Casey artist art photography australian photographer still life skull contemporary vanitas
Hedonism Has run Out of Credit
C-type print
80 x 82.61 cm