Gloria Crespo MacLennan A very powerful exploration of intimacy. Of what is seen and not seen. Hidden or imagined. Revealed and camouflaged at the same time. Of the real and fake, of love and violence in this era of mass communication
The book "Making love to G. is gonna be like the first time I tried a cheeseburger" features two bodies of work made between 2012 and 2021. The project aims to analyze the relationship between the reality TV show genre and intimacy, voyeurism, violence, and all the languages and techniques associated with the world of advertising. Reality-show television offers a vantage point to observe the development of the industry of culture. Furthermore, the close connection between reality TV and commercial strategies highlights how the market can colonize mass communication.