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Monopoly Money Makes Artist's World Go 'Round

The Road to Success is a Game

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The Road to Success is a Game

One character is used over and over in Alec's work: Mr. Monopoly, a.ka. Rich "Uncle" Pennybags.

Alec uses the character in his work to remind people that the road to success in the real world is like playing a game of Monopoly.

"Sometimes the things that causes us hardship, could be very well, the thing that gets us out of that hardship," Alec said.