Photographic Prints


Melbourne, Australia

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Sizing Information

Small 8.0" x 12.0"
Medium 12.0" x 18.0"
Large 16.0" x 24.0"
X large 19.9" x 30.0"


  • Superior quality silver halide prints
  • Archival quality Kodak Endura paper
  • Lustre: Professional photo paper with a fine grain pebble texture
  • Metallic: Glossy finish and metallic appearance to create images with exceptional visual interest and depth

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Wall Art


Artist's Description

A shopfront in Melbourne uses a 3D lure to draw you to their window.
Through multiple, illuminated peepholes in the black window,
you spy a partial sentence,
a word or two of subliminal enticement.
You approach, drawn by curiosity and wonder.
Oh so clever, you think!
The sentence widens, the trap closes,
the meaning reveals itself;
a striptease of words.
And finally you are there, nose to the glass,
peering in through the gratifying portal,
down on some object you never needed, don’t want, will never need…
… but now feel compelled to buy;
something cheaper here than anywhere else in town.
You turn away, feeling manipulated, violated;
an attempt has been made on your life;
your needs have been exchanged for wants;
your self-sufficiency traded for desires.
You have been modified without your knowing.

Single photograph; no composites; no digital manipulation.

Artwork Comments

  • Rhoufi
  • Rhoufi
  • Mel Brackstone
  • abigcat
  • KobayashiMaru
  • Ben Loveday
  • Georgie Hart
  • JanT
  • Marc Grossberg
  • Rhoufi
  • claireh
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desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait

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