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With "I am building my dream home ..." Tamara Stuby evidences a systematic obsession with the possibility of "hitting it big." Using the structure and trappings of the lottery as a vehicle, she gives a glimpse into the mechanism by which an archetypal "someone," against all odds and within the limits dictated to from above, goes about creating their own rules and conditions.

This piece relates to previous work, where she investigates the enormous differnce between an underdog and top dog, using humour to question the validity of the systems and institutions that further entrench the status quo. Stuby was born in the US and now lives