Artist: Diederik van Apple
Title: €500 scrooge
Technique: Aluminum / hologram / high gloss resin
The artwork “€500 Monopoly” is a creation by artist Diederik van Apple. The piece is made of aluminum, hologram, and high-gloss resin, and measures 180x90cm. The artwork is a limited edition of only 10 copies.
The piece presents a playful and ironic approach to the concepts of money and wealth, with the €500 note from the popular Monopoly board game as the central element. The use of hologram adds a dynamic and interactive quality to the piece, with the image of the note changing depending on the viewer’s perspective.
The aluminum and high-gloss resin give the piece an elegant and modern look, enhancing the visual impact of the hologram. The combination of materials and techniques creates a unique and immersive experience for the viewer.
The title “$500 Monopoly” plays with the association between the Monopoly game and the accumulation of wealth and power, highlighting the absurdity of the pursuit of money in our society.