Great Glassies Corporation PSA is a two-part installation located in the washroom on the second floor of the Gladstone Hotel and at its ground floor cafe. Part One offers audience a phone number to text to if they wish to transition into a Glassie. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see some of the conversations. Part Two is a series of illustration on mirrors, depicting the imaginary future of the Glassies world.
Year 2064. With the groundbreaking technology developed by the Great Glassies Corporation, human beings recode their genes to turn their skin transparent as a final solution to racism. It’s an inevitable future, a bright future, that you ought to embrace. The Great Glassies Corporation is here at the Gladstone Hotel to assist you. Locate the mirrors around to read the messages.
This piece is part of the exhibition That’s So Gay 2014: On the Edge, curated by Syrus Marcus Ware.
Photo Photo Credit: Manolo Lugo