Hyperconsumerism ( hyper–consumerism ) or hyperconsumption ( hyper–consumption ) refers to the consumption of goods for non-functional purposes and the associated significant pressure to consume those goods exerted by the modern, capitalist society, as those goods shape one’s identity.
The adjective definition of punk is ‘’ in poor or bad condition ‘’.
The noun definition of punk is ‘’ a worthless person ‘’
Do you feel worthless when you aren’t rewarded with the things that capitalist society presents to you?
Is the food on your plate healthy ? Is your body and or mind in poor or bad condition?
Why is it even called Black Friday?
These are things the conscious me thinks about.
Welcome to Punk Ass Black Friday, a digital exhibition that will focus on bringing attention to hyper-consumerism / hyperconsumption in America. Nullify capitalist expectations before you enter the space. The worth is time and there is nothing more valuable.
The exhibition will open 7pm on Black Friday 2017. Patrons entering the space will be greeted with sounds of historic black punk bands. At 8pm the show will commence and thereafter every top of the hour until 10pm. Each segment is exactly 32 minutes, leaving 28 minute intermissions.
- DJ hipsterwoods – Visual & Audio
- DJ old.boy – Audio
- King – Audio
- Maps Glover – Animations
$7 suggested donation to The Uptown Arthouse & it’s curators.