The So Called Almighty Dollar

Penny Van Hazelberg
   
February
   
10
 -  
February
   
21
‘The So Called Almighty Dollar’ explores themes of decaying commercialism and the decline of modern civilizations. The growing disconnect between the wealthy and the disenfranchised, living side by side in a crumbling, dystopian society.American express and oil. Tech billionaires of the twenty first century. Carbon fiber molecules and google with caviar. 

INFORMATION

Artist Info

Penny Van Hazelberg is an artist living inMelbourne. His involvement in the rise of the internet-based genre Vapor wave, a nostalgic dystopian sound, is often portrayed in his visual work with cartoonish hieroglyphics. Focusing on Wi-Fi obsessed societies and themes of decay, Van Hazelberg pivot’s from painting to music to video art with a colourful, energetic splash.

Artist Info

Penny Van Hazelberg is an artist living inMelbourne. His involvement in the rise of the internet-based genre Vapor wave, a nostalgic dystopian sound, is often portrayed in his visual work with cartoonish hieroglyphics. Focusing on Wi-Fi obsessed societies and themes of decay, Van Hazelberg pivot’s from painting to music to video art with a colourful, energetic splash.

FEATURED WORKS

Penny Van Hazelberg, Earth vs Gandhi, 2020, Acrylic, oil paint stick, pencil on canvas, 140 x 170cm

Penny Van Hazelberg, Exo Exo, 2020, Acrylic, oil paint stick, spray paint, pencil on canvas, 158 x 160cm

Penny Van Hazelberg Temple Of Tesla, 2020, Acrylic, oil paint stick, pencil on canvas, 120 x 148 cm  

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