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    ’Isaiah’ is a contemporary take on scripture. The work attempts to address current issues surrounding consumerism by using an astoundingly releva… Read More
    ’Isaiah’ is a contemporary take on scripture. The work attempts to address current issues surrounding consumerism by using an astoundingly relevant verse from Isaiah's prophecies of judgment. It raises questions of consumerism as our new religion and responsibility, while looking to capitalism's crumbling promise of freedom and welfare. Ironically, the poster uses the language of sales and is itself for sale. Read Less
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’Isaiah’ is a contemporary take on scripture. The poster addresses issues surrounding our advanced state of capitalism by using an astoundingly relevant verse from Isaiah's prophecies of judgment. It frames consumerism as our new religion by using familiar advertising aesthetics. The pop of the neon and expressive type is, however, a facade that only partly covers up capitalism's crumbling promise of freedom and welfare. Itself a product on the market, ’Isaiah,’ questions our tethered relationship to cycles of consumption.