ZEconomy

1.) An artistic economic eco-system started in 2006,
of continuously evolving art projects that explore an individual's place inside human made societal systems.
2.) The deliberate manipulation of economic output into the absurd, mundane, good, bad, & ugly… |

Life Profits

1.) The value of consciously lived life. (Quality / Quantity / Positive or Negative)
1.1) The basic unit of value for the ZEconomy
2.) The use of value to articulate doing life in the now.

ZEconomics.

#zeconomy


What if less is better than more? What if capital value is not produced by economic production? What if the value of an individual was the economy?

ZEconomy is an artistic economic eco-system, of continuously evolving art projects that explore an individual's place inside human made societal systems. It's projects deliberately manipulates these systems by changing their underlying goals of production, reimagining how they function, and adding different forms of unintended expression to them.

Follow ZEconomy @ZExchanges.

ZEconomy Origin Projects :


Zederal Reserve: Since 2007 the Zederal Reserve has been dedicated to creating monetary systems, & banking instruments that are not based on numbers (non-quantifiable) such as: Relationships, Death, Family and art itself.

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JaZoN Ex.: redefines portraiture, self worth, & the value of an individual in the form of a stock market featuring hundreds of thousands of price evaluations going all the way back to 2007.

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Z Exchanges: takes the linguistics of the economic world and uses it all wrong as the Z Economy’s news source. It focuses on expressing the happenings of living that influence how life profits are interpreted.

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Z Time Index: was a real time macro-index that served as an overall evaluation for the value of different moments that happen over the course of JaZoN’s daily life. Each moment featured a notation accompanied by a video, photo, comment, and statistical analysis. All data was entered into the system through a personal web application.
2008 - 2017

Mini Z Clone V1
Mini Z Clone V1 changes JaZoN Ex. company share values via a Raspberry PI equipped with a touch screen. It is composed of : 600 gif animations, 2.8" touchscreen, Custom made oak box.
JaZoN Ex. Big Board Clone
600 gifs representing all listed JaZoN Ex. companies stock price, updated in real time, gif red=down, gif green=up, identical size to JaZoN,
JaZoN Ex. Data Columns
A printed archive representing 10 years of past values from over 200,000 JaZoN EX. database entries.
A Paper Bag To Cover My Beer
If you know you know.
Big Board
indicating live stock prices for over 300 companies listed on the JaZoN Ex. Alternating every 2 mins with on of 75 news reports about the current & past market conditions.
Raspberry Pi Controller
All price changes are noted by a ticket printed immediately after the price change done via the iPad app.
Z Lover Hedge Fund MR1
A hedge fund composed of Z Lover Corp hedged against Z Depression Inc, and Z Sex Inc. hedged against JZON Drunk Co. Z Engraving on wood, 40cm x 55cm per certificate (4),
Z Speculation App
iPad app that allows users to speculate about the different stock prices by changing the prices in real time. All modifications are show directly in realtime on the big board.
Mini Z Factory Shinto
Style shrine on shirt shelf.
Mini Z Factory Shinto
Luck production shrine on counter top with plant.
Mini Z Factory Shinto Style Production
A shrine to making style in your life.
Mini Z Factory Shinto Luck Production
A shrine to making luck production in your life.

Zederal Reserve

Since 2007 the Zederal Reserve has been dedicated to creating monetary systems, & banking instruments that are not based on numbers (non-quantifiable) such as: Relationships, Death, Family and art itself. Its primary goal is to express life/value in other forms than the traditional idea of 100 being more than 10.

Visit Zederal Reserve

ZOLLAR SB
Z Relationship Zollar SB, Offset on Bible Paper, @ SPRING/BREAK Art Show, NYC, 2015
Detail, Z Teller Counter Z1 & Zollar SB Stacks,
@ SPRING/BREAK Art Show, NYC, 2015
Zollar Currency Exchange Rate Board Z1
Rates based on demand @ SPRING/BREAK Art Show, NYC, 2015
ZRB Teller Counter Z1 (Zollar)
installation, performance, monetary policy, @ SPRING/BREAK Art Show, NYC, 2015
ZRB Teller Counter Z2 (Zollar)
installation, performance, monetary policy, @ Science Gallery, Dublin, "Intimacy", 2018
Detail, Z Teller Counter Z2 & Zollar SG Stacks,
@ Science Gallery, Dublin, "Intimacy", 2018
Zollar SG
Offset on Bible Paper, @ Science Gallery, Dublin, "Intimacy", 2018
Zollar Currency Exchange Rate Board Z2
Interest rates based on demand for each bill @ Science Gallery, Dublin, "Intimacy", 2018

Life Trading Techniques REMIX

Using stock trading techniques to make money during everyday life.

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Web Boutique: Physical, Paintings, Prints, & Editions are available @ Z Boutique

ETH NFT ZEconomy NFT are available on KnownOrigin

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TEZOS NFT ZEconomy TEZOS NFT are available at multiple sites on the tezos blockchain

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Z Minted ETH NFT Self Minted ERC-721 NFTs are available on most common ETH NFT sales platforms. E.G. Lucky Lighting Rain

The ZEconomy was created by JaZoN Frings.


Doing art and economics all wrong since 2005.

New York, USA
Paris, France