Diagnosing the Simpsons

Artist: Adam Gualtieri
Year: 2015
Medium: Video
Artist Statement: This piece complicates the ways in which the popular satirical comedy “The Simpsons” represents and engages with issues of madness. Instead of seeing these representations of madness as harmless and hilarious, this piece encourages the viewer to become active users in the content that the media uses to shape a seemingly innocent storyline.