Memento Mori

memento mori billboard

Memento Mori is a series of billboards reminding the viewer that life can be short and its end unpredictable. The four obituaries attest that the banalities of life continue after death. And poor Bobo is caught in an endless loop from which there is no escaping Mr. Death.

About the Creator:
Mary M. Mazziotti is a Pittsburgh-based artist whose work often explores the the theme of "memento mori." Mining sources as varied as cartoon characters, Elvis impersonators, paper dolls and opera divas, her focus leans more towards wit than morbidity in an effort to create work that will resonate with contemporary viewers.