WILD FUSION : Vol. I – Total Collapse
A large cloud of vapor slowly seeps from the lips of young blonde woman filling the back room of an
upscale Los Angeles brunch hot spot with the distinct smell of piña colada. The screen on her iPhone is cracked but flickers with notifications. She picks up her phone and types, “what is even the deal with Ukraine? am I rite?” tweet sent.
SRIRACHA MAYO OVER EVERYTHING
Starbucks in the Forbidden City
Angry Birds Tapestries hanging next to Turkish rugs
Dreamcatcher designed with the Kansas City Chiefs logo hand sewn by Native American
Ming Tsai’s TV show East meets West
Teriyaki pork belly gordita sliders
All fusion restaurants really
Corporate social responsibility bro
I buy a pair of jeans online, I get confirmation email about those jeans gmail generates ad about jeans
like those jeans I am forever fed more information about a specific sub section of jeans CAN I EVER
ESCAPE THESE JEANS?????
Did you buy those jeans online?
Stock image of all ethnicities putting one hand on top of each other’s
Pitbull - Timber ft. Ke$ha
Plastic iced coffee cup filled with milky brown liquid as the universal
Subculture doesn’t exist
Confuse print and paint
Commodification of crypto-currency (doge coins etc. pretty much just beanie babies)
The studio visit that made you realize aura is still relevant
Freeway overpass graffiti of a youtube link that is a video of the tagger painting the link
For his exhibition at American Contemporary Michael Manning will present new paintings and wall
graphics, along side a series of videos. His paintings are produced on a computer, printed and hand
finished. He lives and works in Los Angeles. Recent exhibitions include; Material Images. Johannes Vogt Gallery, NY, Bright & Contemporary, Smart Objects, LA, and a solo presentation at NADA Miami
2013 with Bill Brady KC, FL.