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Wellness Calendar

Wellness Calendar Zara Worth

Thirty-one digital collages for the thirty-one days of January, starting with ‘#wellness’ and ending with ‘#trump’, Wellness is a meta- lexicon and cipher for the platform it takes as its medium. Hashtags and appropriated and subtly reworked images are collaged together, using the virtual platform they inhabit as a ground for détourned mingling. The artist plays a disassociation game with hashtags, using them as an unpredictable pathway to the next word or phrase. As the hashtags accumulate, each addition to the snaking words is combined with an image from the ‘Instaarchive’, to create new puns and misapprehensions