Design Value

We are exploring money and perceptions of value through the medium of art at Invisible Universe.

Phillips recently held an auction of “designer” furniture and lighting. The printed item in the video above of three stools, taken from their webpage, had a price guide of $9,000 to $12,000. The sale price realised was £22,680. Double your money on steroids… ($1 = £0.79)

As explained in the above post on, exchange value dictates activity currently but in a complex money environment, only that which is needed or desired gets produced.