The ‘Jesusita Summerland’ series depicts the debris and damage caused to the residents of Santa Barbara from Wildfires. In a time of economic chaos, these kinds of environmental events serve to remind us of natures force and how easily our systems can collapse. The fires destroyed the homes of some of America’s wealthiest citizens, indifferent to class. The scorched landscape provides little evidence of the good life of this once gated community, but what developed is a new exclusive group - bound together in a shared sense of loss, coining the phase ‘California’s Poorest Millionaires’.
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