Unit 13 some useful links

Food s love, food is joy, ritual pleasure. It is essential, healthy, delicious, local, gorgeous, and bountiful.
Food is also political, complex, a privilege. Food is power, scarce, badly produced, overly processed, toxic.
What is YOUR point of view?
How can you, a designer, express your POV persuasively, knowledgeably, and convincingly?
Final Visual Narrative (media is open) due WEDNESDAY NOV 19th.
Here are some interesting related links / ideas:
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THIS COLOSSAL / FOOD-themed subjects
http://thisiscolossal.com/?s=food
THIS AMERICAN LIFE:
http://www.thisamericanlife.org/radio-archives/episode/569/put-a-bow-on-it
*the first two stories pertain to food

NYT/ BEES and FOOD
http://www.nytimes.com/2015/10/20/business/energy-environment/a-dangerous-cycle-in-food-production-bees-pollination.html

KARA WALKER – On Subtlety
http://creativetime.org/projects/karawalker/

Interesting in regards to presentation as a format:
– Robert Heatherington – Performance and the Construction of Identity

http://designobserver.com/feature/performance-and-the-construction-of-identity/38841

TOILET PAPER MAGAZINE Maurizio Cattelan
http://www.toiletpapermagazine.org/

https://www.google.com/search?q=maurizio+cattelan&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0CAcQ_AUoAWoVChMIqpOYg7vyyAIVQ-MmCh26PAre&biw=1276&bih=698#tbm=isch&q=toilet+paper+magazine+cover

WHAT THE WORLD EATS:
http://time.com/8515/hungry-planet-what-the-world-eats/

MICHAEL POLLAN
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AEUxk12U9ZQ

CHRIS JORDAN
http://www.chrisjordan.com/gallery/rtn/#plastic-bottles
http://www.chrisjordan.com/gallery/rtn/#prison-uniforms-set
best viewed on computer not phone

ADD BUSTERS
https://www.adbusters.org/category/tags/eco

Other topics/people to look up

– K-Hole consumer reports http://khole.net/issues/05/
http://rhizome.org/editorial/2013/mar/26/mission-creep/

– Andrea Fraser – lectures as performance

– Hito Steyrl – Is the Museum a Battlefield?

– Charlotte Cheetham – Slide Shows series

*In regards to subverting aesthetic and established systems

– Yes Men

– Culture Jamming

– Détournement – adbusters

– armchair activism

 

 

 

 

 

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