Special Projects - Ivan Cash

Occupy GeorgeBiography

By circulating dollar bills stamped with fact-based infographics, Occupy George informs the public of America’s daunting economic disparity one bill at a time.

Learn more: http://occupygeorge.com

Co-Created with Andy Dao




PRESS

TIMEOccupy George Gives the Dollar Bill a Protest-Friendly Look
GizmodoHere’s one way to get the 1% to pay even more attention: taint their money
Fast CompanyConsider George Occupied
JuxtapozWith the election of President Obama we saw Shepard Fairey, in the 1960’s we saw Emory Douglas, today we have Occupy George.
Business InsiderYou can join the Occupy Movement
The GuardianOccupy protests around the world
The New York TimesDefaced Currency
BBC‘Disobedient objects’ chart history of protest at V&A
DwellLiterally stamping the medium with the message

Ivan Cash is an award-winning interactive artist and film director who believes in the power of human connection. His conceptually-based, genre-bending media projects connect strangers and spark meaningful conversation, having been featured in The New York Times, CNN, TIME, The Guardian, Fast Company, Buzzfeed, Wired, and received multiple Vimeo Staff Picks and Webby Honorees.

He has been recognized as a 2016 Forbes 30 Under 30 Artist, an Art Directors Club Young Gun, a Print New Visual Artist, and was named one of Fast Company’s ‘Most Innovative Companies.’ He has collaborated with global agencies including Wieden+Kennedy, 72andSunny, and Venables Bell & Partners, and directed films for multinational brands including Google, Airbnb, Uber, Kind Snacks, L’Oreal, and Toyota.

His work is in the permanent collection of the Victoria & Albert Museum in London and has exhibited internationally, from the Brooklyn Museum to the Australian Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences.