Tasked with designing a response to the question ‘what is the role of a museum in society?’, I created
This publication was inspired by a Goran Schilot quote which depicted the museum as granting us “captivity in our own ego” (1). I liked this comical portrayal of the visitor and so created a narrative that followed the exhibition experience of a narcissist.
This is presented as an 8-page publication which folds out to be a map on the opposite side.
1= Duncan, C. (1995)
Civilising rituals: inside public art museums
. London: Routledge.
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