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Check Out These Surreal Pictures Of The Housing Crisis -
Designer Michael Jantzen plays with perspective both literally and figuratively. His photo collection, "Deconstructing the Houses," rotates parts of buildings to give the appearance of fragmentation. Doing so is meant to change our view of McMansions from lifelong investment to money pit. "I picked out houses that were very large and expensive to work with," he told Business Insider in an interview. "The idea that these very expensive places, so many of which are in foreclosure, struck me. I wanted to play with the idea of stability." "I started with a series of churches, but some people thought I was abusing the image of the church and turning it into the image of a cartoon," said Jantzen. Then he turned his lens to to the American McMansion. "The idea is that people who own them have so much money they'll be more stable than a less expensive home," he said. "So I wanted to play with the idea of stability." See the rest of the story at Business Insider Please follow Your Money on...
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