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Greg Ruffing


Birdcage. Lehigh Acres, Florida. 2010


From the ongoing series Yard Sales


8x8” image on 8.5x11” paper


Archival inkjet print

Edition Size




To Benefit

The Center for a New American Dream helps Americans to reduce and shift their consumption to improve quality of life, protect the environment, and promote social justice. The Center works with individuals, institutions, businesses, and communities to conserve natural resources, counter the commercialization of our culture, support community engagement, and promote positive changes in the way goods are produced and consumed.

Greg's Pledge

100% of print sales. $1000 if the edition sells out.


Greg Ruffing is an artist based in Chicago, working in photography and mixed media. Many of the themes and topics in his work are influenced by the post-industrial shift in the American economy from a production-based system to a consumption-based model. His photographs have been exhibited at the New York Photo Festival, The Annenberg Space for Photography in Los Angeles, the Center for Fine Art Photography in Colorado, and SPACES Gallery in Cleveland, among others. His images have also appeared in publications such as TIME Magazine, The Atlantic Monthly, The New York Times Magazine, Mother Jones, and Smithsonian.