SHOW 3: A Partial Archive of Minóy, via Hershel Baltrosky
THEME 1: COLLECTING
Please join us at the Practice Space and consider a few questions:
How and why do we collect? Who collects? What comprises a collection? Why do we create a collection? What happens when it isn't ours anymore?
What compels us to accumulate, classify, arrange, display, and preserve? What are the physical, emotional, social, and mystical registers of collecting?
Where does collecting and hoarding overlap, and diverge?
What of this de-cluttering trend; what of the Internet and access to highly specific items; what of data and encryption; what of tiny houses; what of mp3s; what of vinyl records…