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Published: 01 July 2017
Figure 2 Spice Route Series , August 2016, installation of digital prints on silk, each 54 × 54 in. These silk prints depict the social history of plants, while borrowing from the aesthetics and history of mantones de Manila, which were silk shawls introduced as Asian luxury goods to the More
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Published: 01 July 2017
Figure 3 Spice Route Series , August 2016, installation of digital prints on silk, each 54 × 54 in. These silk prints depict the social history of plants, while borrowing from the aesthetics and history of mantones de Manila, which were silk shawls introduced as Asian luxury goods to the More
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Published: 01 November 2007
Carrie Moyer, “Façade Project,” 2004. Wheatpasted silk-screened posters, unique painting on plywood. 9 × 18 feet total. Installed at Triple Candie, Harlem, NY. February - August 2004. Referring to the long history of the political murals that dot the urban landscape of New York City, “Façade More
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2017) 13 (2): 194–201.
Published: 01 July 2017
...Figure 2 Spice Route Series , August 2016, installation of digital prints on silk, each 54 × 54 in. These silk prints depict the social history of plants, while borrowing from the aesthetics and history of mantones de Manila, which were silk shawls introduced as Asian luxury goods to the...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 90–94.
Published: 01 March 2018
... an irresolute, entirely artificial sensibility that responds only to silk, jewelry, and furs. Males capable of taking a beautiful woman and enjoying her without overly concerning themselves with the context of—and contact with—shiny fabrics and bright colors, are becoming increasingly rare. The naked...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2019) 15 (1): 65–71.
Published: 01 March 2019
... aesthetics of wealth and luxury. Instagram has been a platform for Ojih Odutola to respond to questions and discussions around notions of the artist’s intensions: what meanings could we attribute to a fictional Marchioness in white silk pajamas and a full-length fur coat sitting regally in her chair...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2007) 3 (3): 381–392.
Published: 01 November 2007
...Carrie Moyer, “Façade Project,” 2004. Wheatpasted silk-screened posters, unique painting on plywood. 9 × 18 feet total. Installed at Triple Candie, Harlem, NY. February - August 2004. Referring to the long history of the political murals that dot the urban landscape of New York City, “Façade...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 55–62.
Published: 01 March 2018
... who gaze on them on the altar are also returned to the days spent weaving these silks and embroidering them with flowers in gold and silver threads. The churches of Cajamarca are theaters for ceremonies and processions, theaters of sensuality and of the sublime. Figure 2 The room of the Inca’s...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2016) 12 (1): 49–53.
Published: 01 March 2016
... example, three handmade glass perfume bottle sculptures were produced together with specially developed fragrances and silk scarves. The Physical Ethereality of Fragrance , for Diamond & Heist, for instance, is a glass-blown bottle that recalls Hirst’s Pharmacy installation and has a fragrance that...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2015) 11 (3): 384–390.
Published: 01 November 2015
... real. But when in 1848 it became possible to make the carbon rods part of a feedback circuit, sustained artificial lightning triumphed over its divine counterpart. Just one year later the carbon-arc light fell into a concave mirror and was projected onto a transparent silk screen serving as a fake sun...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2017) 13 (2): 177–193.
Published: 01 July 2017
... through a quasi-oedipal rebellion against all figures of authority, usually gathered around a single one: the father. While it is undeniably true, as Silke-Maria Weineck argues in The Tragedy of Fatherhood , that “the only way to become a father would be to come to terms with the seduction of filicide...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 239–249.
Published: 01 July 2014
... spaces in 2007 in which the artists hold the text “PROTEST IS BEAUTIFUL,” made, in the form of an elaborate funeral wreath, from yellow silk flowers ( fig. 2 ). Both works are posed photographs. One is set in an open-air scene: grass and trees, a large park in summer; the other is posed against a bright...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2016) 12 (1): 23–31.
Published: 01 March 2016
... of such acts will result in an overall economic benefit by means of production increase. 2 The invisible hand of the market will continue to operate—and, in fact, operate extremely well—even when wearing jewel-studded silk gloves, provided that everything stays within the domestic economy. 3...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2016) 12 (1): 32–41.
Published: 01 March 2016
... suam, vani vanam.” 7 The taste for luxury is often frivolous in itself. Ascetic morality must condemn its excesses, but we cannot deny that it sometimes serves as a useful spur for a sizeable portion of frail humanity. There may seem no point in women wearing silk dresses, rare furs, diamond...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 327–344.
Published: 01 July 2012
... Linda , 139 – 55 . New York : Rowman and Littlefield . Lundin Susanne . 2005 . “ Investitionen in den Körper zahlen sich aus” (“Investments in the Body Are Profitable”) . In Ort, Arbeit, Körper: Ethnografie Europäischer Modernen , edited by Binder Beate Göttsch Silke...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 283–306.
Published: 01 July 2012
.... For centuries, India was a major Arab Gulf trading partner, bringing goods from the eastern Silk Road to the Emirates via the Arabian Sea, through the Strait of Hormuz, into the Persian Gulf. With the founding of the new Emirati state, the movement of goods from India was expanded to include the...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 109–127.
Published: 01 March 2018
... power attempts to control this culture through the worker’s record book. Here the new general supervisory form is the examination. The combination of supervision with punishment introduces what Foucault calls the “disciplinary society.” In lecture 12 (on March 21, 1973), Foucault analyzes the silk works...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2016) 12 (1): 110–129.
Published: 01 March 2016
... successful chikan collection. In the end, he decided to switch back to silks and zardozi 7 and limit chikan only to that which could be subcontracted. He left the village and never returned, and the villagers claim that he never paid their wages for the final three months. Without any written...