Currency Crush

This is a physical exploration of the various forms and dimensions of the familiar currency—enlarging it to be big and weighty; twisting our familiar abstract relationship with money into a one with real, physical object with mass and weight.

Arthur Becker






Cash Crunch, 2017
Digitally Printed US Currency and Money Bands on Museum Board
40” x 30” x 8”
Arthur Becker






Cash Crunch, 2017
Digitally Printed US Currency and Money Bands on Museum Board
40” x 30” x 8”
Arthur Becker






Cash Crunch, 2017
Digital Printed US Currency and Money Bands on Canvas on Wood Panel
48” x 36” x 10”
Arthur Becker







Shekel Collage, 2013
Printed Israeli Currency on Canvas Mounted to Aluminum, Wood Panel
48” x 48” x 4”
Arthur Becker







Yuan Collage, 2013
Printed Chinese Currency on Canvas Mounted to Aluminum, Wood Panel
48” x 48” x 4”
Arthur Becker







Old Money, 2013
Printed US Currency on Canvas Canvas Mounted to Aluminum, Epoxy Foam, Rust Oxide
54” x 30” x 36”
Arthur Becker






Money Pile, 2013
Digitally Printed US Currency on Canvas Mounted to Aluminum, Epoxy Foam
38” x 23” x 23”
Arthur Becker






Falling Blocks, 2012
Brushed Stainless Steel, Digitally Printed US Currency, Foamcore, Wood, Rebar
118” x 47” x 47”
Arthur Becker






Currency 3D, 2013
Printed US Currency On Canvas Mounted To Aluminum
38” x 22” x 27”
Arthur Becker






Pixelated Mao, 2013
Enamel on Folded Origami, Wood Panel
38” x 27” x 3”
Arthur Becker






Pixelated Benjamin Franklin, 2013
Enamel on Folded Origami, Wood Panel
38” x 27 × 4”
Arthur Becker






Pixelated George Washington, 2013
Enamel on Folded Origami, Wood Panel
38” x 27 × 4”
Arthur Becker






Money Blocks, 2013
Digitally Printed US Currency on Foam
84” x 42” x 17”
Arthur Becker






Big Money, 2012
Digitally Printed US Currency on Canvas Mounted to Aluminum, Epoxy Foam
84” x 35” x 5”
Arthur Becker






Money Strips, 2013
Digitally Printed US Currency on Canvas Mounted to Aluminum
30” x 26” x 23”
Arthur Becker






Crushed Currency Installation, 2010
Digitally Printed US Currency on Canvas Mounted to Aluminum
Arthur Becker