Cally Spooner, Self Tracking, 2016
Sienna X Express Tanning Mist (Streak-Free Natural Color), pencil, colored pencil, data from the artist’s metabolism (2012–16), data from Artfacts.net on the artist’s career rank, (2012–16), data from XE e Wor- ld’s Trusted Currency Authority on the British Pound measured against the Euro (2012–16).
A currency is collapsing from grief. A career is surging in a points-based system. A thyroid is over-stimulated because the hormone is synthetic. An oversized graph is encircling the gallery, plotted in pencil and spray tan.