Objects of Demonstration - A Visual Dictionary of Indigenous Cultural and Political Expression

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Pub Date: 07/23/2019

Pages: 220

Publisher: Zephyr Press

Imprint: MCCM Creations

ISBN 13: 9789881858368

ISBN 10: 9881858364

Price: / $38.99 CAN$29.50

Category: ART / Art & Politics

Objects of Demonstration - A Visual Dictionary of Indigenous Cultural and Political Expression

By Community Museum Project

Price: $29.50

Format:

Paperback

About the Book

Objects of Demonstration serves as an index for Hong Kong's civic development—cataloging in visual dictionary format symbols, performances, rituals, street actions, and political demonstrations in Hong Kong. This compendium of local sources of creative expression and objects and artifacts ranges from ready-made and DIY materials used in a variety of street protests to collections of poems and images from the actions.

Community Museum Project is a collective founded in 2002 by design educators, art curators, and cultural researchers from Hong Kong who examine visual culture and vernacular histories through research and exhibitions.

About the Book

Objects of Demonstration is a visual documentation of the available local sources of creative expression and demonstration objects.

Author

Community Museum Project is a collective founded in 2002 by design educators, art curators and cultural researchers from Hong Kong, who examine visual culture and vernacular histories through research and exhibitions.