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Verisimilitude II

Nov 25, 2021 - Nasrah Omar

Verisimilitude II is an image from a series of contemporary vanitas arrangements. ‚ÄčThe claustrophobic juxtapositions assess consumption and open a discourse around the ubiquity of mass produced objects in our daily rituals with humorous undercurrents. These otherworldly cornucopias build on the saturated and lurid language of commerce to subvert it.