… consists of 1,389 badges of Western cultural imagery interspersed with corporate logos, fast food and obesity.
The piece focuses on the supersized culture of modern society and our relentless greed for wanting bigger and better.
Superman embodies notions of goodness, physical beauty and power. The defacing of the image of superman questions the desires and aspirations that drive us all to believe that mass consumption will make us better human beings, leading fulfilled lives. Does ‘super’ necessarily mean good?