A Silver Nutmeg and A Golden Pear

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2017

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Abstract

Who is to say what objects mean to us, or which relationships they manifest and reify? What propositions of care can be explored through this platform's specific taxonomies and terms of engagement? Deep among Collectibles > Fantasy/Myth/Magic > Other Magic, this artworks casts its own spell.

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Artwork commissioned for '#exstrange: a curatorial intervention on eBay by Maria-Laura Ghidini and Rebekah Modrak. The artwork consists of two gilded objects, a nutmeg and a quince; the online auction and all correspondence relating to the auction.

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contemporary art, digital arts, curating, online exhibition, exhibition

Citation

Streffen, I. (2017) A Silver Nutmeg and A Golden Pear, gold leaf, lacquer, organic matter exhibited in #exstrange: a curatorial intervention on eBay 15 Jan-17 April 2017 Streffen, I. (2017) A Silver Nutmeg and A Golden Pear. In: Ghidini, M.L. and Modrak, R #exstrange: a curatorial intervention on eBay (2017). Ann Arbor: Michigan Publishing. pp. 114-115

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Institute of Art and Design