Corporate Cartel - Giclée Print
Corporate Cartel - Giclée Print
Corporate Cartel - Giclée Print

Corporate Cartel - Giclée Print

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Title: "Corporate Cartel"

"Corporate Cartel" is a provocative and thought-provoking painting that casts a critical eye on the influence of corporate America in the promotion and sale of junk food. This arresting artwork features a lineup of some of the most recognizable mascots from the food industry—Tony the Tiger, the Pillsbury Doughboy, the Kool-Aid Man, and Ronald McDonald—each depicted in a moment of vulnerability, handcuffed and under arrest. The scene is a powerful inversion of the typical joyful and enticing advertisements these characters are known for, instead presenting them as figures of authority being held accountable for their roles in perpetuating unhealthy eating habits.

The painting is set against a stark, almost bleak backdrop, reminiscent of a police lineup, highlighting the gravity of the situation. Each character, traditionally a symbol of fun and indulgence, is rendered with a sense of realism that starkly contrasts with their usual cartoonish depictions. Their faces express a range of emotions, from shame to defiance, reflecting the complex dialogue surrounding consumer culture, corporate responsibility, and public health. The artist uses this juxtaposition to question the ethical implications of marketing unhealthy foods to the masses, particularly to children, and the societal impacts of these actions.

Through "Corporate Cartel," the artist skillfully uses visual satire to explore the darker side of food marketing and its contribution to health epidemics. The painting suggests a parallel between the illegal drug trade and the legal sale of junk food, both profiting immensely at the expense of public well-being. By portraying these beloved icons of the food industry as criminals, the artwork invites viewers to reconsider their relationship with these brands and the products they promote. It's a bold statement on the consequences of unchecked corporate greed and the importance of holding these entities accountable for their part in the health crisis facing many societies today. This piece is not just a critique but a call to action, urging for greater transparency, regulation, and responsibility in the corporate world.

This LIMITED EDITION

GICLÉE Print is hand-signed by the artist, Spencer Couture, and is one of only 500 produced. Your edition information will be included on your print and you will be registered as the verified owner to guarantee authenticity.

Canvas Giclée - Comes with no frame.  Each canvas print is meticulously hand-stretched by Spencer Couture himself, ensuring unparalleled craftsmanship. We use museum-quality canvas and framing to deliver the highest standard of excellence. Ready to hang, these prints offer convenience without compromising on elegance. Not only is the front of the artwork a masterpiece, but the sides of the canvas are also individually painted by Spencer Couture, adding a unique and personal touch. Immerse yourself in the beauty of Spencer Couture Canvas Prints and transform your home, office, or gallery into a space of artistic wonder. 

Framed Giclée  Elevate your art with Custom Frames by Spencer Couture, meticulously handcrafted in the Italy and assembled in the USA. These wood frames, with acrylic covering, provide museum-quality elegance, protecting and enhancing your pieces. Available in a variety of colors, our frames aren't just accessories; they're upgrades that make your artwork truly stand out.

  • Hand Signed by Spencer Couture
  • Free Standard Shipping In USA

  • Individually numbered out of only 500
ECO-Friendly & High Resolution
  • Pigment based inks create vibrant reproductions
  • Industry-Recognized standard for Superior Art
Vibrant, Damage Resistant Art
  • Fade, Tear, Water, Scratch, and Warp Resistant
  • Printed on premium artist-grade UV High Gloss PVC Film
Handmade in the USA
  • Quality-assured with carefully sourced materials
  • Original work by Spencer Couture
  • Hand signed
  • Numbered by hand

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Custom sizes are possible with an upgrade charge. Please email spencer@spraycouture.com for custom sizes.


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