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Science of the Secondary: Plate

$20.00

Science of the Secondary is an inquisitive approach towards uncovering implicit conditions that exist in our experience of the everyday. When speaking of the term ‘secondary’, we are referring to conditions and sensations that human beings are not conscious of in their day-to-day interaction with things and the immediate surroundings. Accumulating this rich and boundless field of knowledge, the research hopes to draw upon a renewed sensibility towards living, with much excitement and freshness.

“In spite of the plate’s supposed ubiquity, very little is known and discussed of this practical tableware beyond fine craftsmanship or pretty decorations. While the use of plates has long since settled comfortably in our everyday, our daily interactions with the plate are often ‘from a distance’ since we almost never have to touch it throughout an entire meal; not especially during one dominated by presumptuous conversations around magnificent tableware that exists only to impress the shallow… ”

Science of the Secondary: Plate is the ninth edition in the series of ongoing research conceived and developed by Atelier HOKO.

Product Description

 

BY Atelier HOKO
YEAR First Published in July 2018
DETAILS Saddle Stitched, 56pp
17.5 cm x 25 cm
LANGUAGE English