Exhibited at Sculpture Inside
Cottesloe, WA 2011
Artist: Matt McVeigh
Media: chrome plated steel miniature shopping trolleys
Dimensions: approx 73cm (high) x 87cm (wide) x 23cm (deep)
Trolling#1 is the first sculpture to be exhibited in a series exploring consumerism and its resulting social issues.
By creating an infinite shape through the repetition of the shopping trolley, I hope to reference the instability of our culture in the dogged pursuit of more - "When too much is never enough."
This is the premise that is driving the other sculptures in the series around the portmanteau - Affluenza