Works by Jason Schwab are on display at Roy G Biv Gallery. Photo courtesy of www.roygbivgallery.org.
Described as "introspective" by Columbus Alive magazine, Dominic Lippillo | Jason Schwab | Jessica Naples includes photographs by Schwab that resemble selfies. In reality, they're shot in front of printed backdrops. The finished works are displayed in faux household objects.
"Much of my work has the appearance of self-portraiture, which I use as a tool to trigger the audience to consider their role in the subjects I am presenting," Schwab said in his artist statement.
"Since almost everyone can be a photographer with today’s technology, using this medium is a direct way of critiquing these contemporary issues in a language many can relate to.