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Parsons School of Design MFA Design and Technology program theses2015 MFA Design and Technology program theses ➔ Olor de Amber

Thesis


Related people/organizations

Sandra Peso (designer)
Parsons the New School for Design. Design & Technology Dept. (sponsoring body)

Date

May 12 2015

Description

Designer's statement: Olor de Amber is a reaction to the current inadequate instruments of documentation. It is an installation that is meant to portray the dying Turkish Sephardic culture in its true intensity, focusing on its cuisine. Food by its nature is experienced with multiple senses. The audience gets to experience Sephardic culture through eating, smelling, touching, as well as learning about the history and rituals that go into the preparation of the food from a short documentary about Turkish Sephardic women. Olor de Amber is a celebration of a rich culture. It is meant to overwhelm the senses, because that is precisely what the authentic experience of this culture does.

Identifier

PC020402_2015_pesos316

Citation

Sandra Peso. Olor de Amber. May 12 2015. Parsons School of Design MFA Design and Technology program theses; 2015 MFA Design and Technology program theses. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 18 Aug 2019.

Use Restrictions

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 




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