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Plight of the hedge fund manager—in sculpture


U.K. artist Zoë Rubens riffs on the industry with metal and ceramic; "unpopular but still has to carry on."

   "Hedge Fund Manager" by Zoë Rubens
Visual representations of hedge fund managers usually fall into one of a few tired categories: photos of well-heeled fundraisers posted on society websites; news shots of PMs speaking at SALT or another industry confab; or, worst, awkward hedgehog or shrubbery-related graphics.

U.K. artist Zoë Rubens takes a far different approach to expressing the idea of hedge funds. A sculptor who is inspired by "the modern condition of humanity," she recently took on alternative investing and made a piece of art using ceramic and steel. It's