"When Bankers get together for dinner, they discuss Art. When Artists get together for dinner, they discuss Money” - Oscar WIlde
In 2010 I started my own Bank as an artist - the Exchanghibition Bank - in times when the government had no money for the Arts, but
billins to bail out banks.
A project exploring the Value(s) of Art and Money. A traveling bank booth where people could exchange their Money for our Banknotes of Zero, Infinite, Million, Love, and more.
What is the Value of Art in a world which seems to see ‘Value’ mostly as synonymous for ‘financial Value’? Aren’t there so many other Values and isn’t
often what we value most ‘priceless’?
Money quantifies everything. But what is the Value of a Banknote with denomination Zero?