An array of small objects are organized in a grid pattern and fixed to a white wall, including a paper clip, various coins, a tea bag, a bottle cap . . .

Contact Traces

Is acknowledging our interdependence sufficient? Do the blurred lines of reciprocity offer something more?

An exhibition poster that reads: ILANA HARRIS-BABOU in small, sans serif white letters above large, sans serif, elongated letters with a glitchy effect on them that read: LONG CON. The background is a dappled gradation of deep purples, pinks, oranges, and yellow.

Ilana Harris-Babou: Long Con

“Long Con” skewers the wellness industry through stories about well-known fortune tellers and health gurus, such as the Honduran healer Alfredo Darrington Bowman, aka Dr. Sebi, and Youree Dell Harris, aka Psychic Readers Network spokeswoman Miss Cleo.