A new shitty economy – a video introduction

In 2020 many people worried that a global pandemic would cause the economy collapse. As a remedy to save this economy, it was often suggested that we would all have to buy more shit. In the wake of these discussions, I have taken this notion, of buying shit for a better economy, very literally and launched an enquiry into past, present and future economies – based on the value of shit. I imagine this future economy is managed by an organization that calls itself: The Non Olet Group.

The text for this video first appeared in ASAP/Journal, Issue 5.3, Sep 2020, page 561-563 // Copyright © 2020 Johns Hopkins University Press.