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Small Protests Against Forgetting

Citation

Loo, S, Small Protests Against Forgetting, School of Visual and Performing Arts, Academy Gallery, School of Visual and Performing Arts, University of Tasmania (2012) [Curated Exhibition]

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Abstract

In Academy Gallery B is a collection of designed objects, or rather objects already designed, as if the process of design has passed through them; perhaps they are residues of design. In fact, several are only somewhat object-like, others are not objects at all but ephemerata, atmospheres, sounds, food, places. Now there are curators in the gallery, re-collecting: objects, spaces, and themselves. They come and go, and make things up as they go along as if performing a relational dance; they stop occasionally to have something to eat. And they listen distractedly to past intentions, functions and desires of the designed objects whose perdurance in the gallery are ‘small protests against forgetting.’

Item Details

Item Type:Curated Exhibition
Keywords:Design, Art, Curatorial practice, Performativity
Research Division:Built Environment and Design
Research Group:Architecture
Research Field:Architecture not elsewhere classified
Objective Division:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Group:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Field:Expanding Knowledge in Built Environment and Design
Author:Loo, S (Professor Stephen Loo)
ID Code:81712
Year Published:2012
Deposited By:Architecture
Deposited On:2013-01-02
Last Modified:2017-11-18
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