So how much ‘stuff’ have you got at your place? Do your visitors ever complain about you having too many things? Swedish photographer Sannah Kvist set out to explore just how we fair against everything that we own. The results are astonishing, but with a hint of humor.
As consumers, we’ve been conditioned to find things we like, invest in them emotionally and then eventually put some money into it. The Gothemburg-based photographer was aware of this, so she curated a gallery titled “All I Own,” a collection of portraits with Swedish students posing beside all the stuff they own in one corner. This begs the question, do you really need so many things?