REBECCA KELLER
If These Things Could talk: Queen Anne's Grace
2012
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The Portland Museum has a significant silver collection. I imagined this regal Queen Anne pitcher presiding over expensive dinner parties, and used it as a vehicle to examine the ideas of privilege and ostentatious display (also pertinent to museum objects), but also sensuality and connectedness to life that domestic objects embody.
The text is performed by Juliana Pivato.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=biRBfklZ*