Jaisen Yates

Jaisen Yates - Vane

Jaisen Yates, Dead Bird Distraction, 2002, mixed media on canvas

Sometimes them sheep kill rabbits... don’t they?

Work that explores how in contemporary western society capitalist systems outweigh pious systems – how consumerism has replaced notions of community and spirituality. Modern culture presents conflicting values through a flood of visual information that blur ‘reality’, fiction, history and narrative, something that is perhaps most prevalent in urban cultures.