Exciting New Sales Position

"Exciting New Sales Position" was an installation I created for my Foundation Diploma's end of year show. I suspended a lemon and subjected it to "chinese water torture" for the entireity of the show. I juxtaposed the fresh, vibrant lemon with monotonous IKEA furniture. Below the chair collecting the water and lemon juice is a carriage clock in a tray of money, representing a pension (the water/lemon mixture drops through a hole in the chair). I was both satirizing and criticizing the amount of sales positions that drain the life and energy out of people in exchange for an illusion of future financial security; by the time this security is achieved, the life has been drained from you, by the constant drip...drip...drip...