The rise and rise of the "McMansion" —
Building work nears completion at the Saint Andrew's Manor complex in Shanghai, China.
"Suburbia Gone Wild" took Adolfsson to India, Mexico, Egypt, Brazil, South Africa, Russia, Thailand and China. He said he wanted to create a "project that could talk about these trends on a global rather than just a regional scale."
While welcomed with curious bemusement in some places, Adolfsson was viewed with suspicion in others. This led to him occasionally taking the delicate approach of posing alongside various fixers as a husband and wife couple to gain access to the show homes.
"In Egypt, people were very concerned about me taking photographs so I had to hide the camera and make sure I didn't get caught. In other places like India or Mexico City they didn't really care that much," he said.