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Peculiar Paradise: A Practice Led Investigation into the Allure of Collecting Kitsch Objects

Cole, Tiffany


This practice-led research in painting explores, and aims to reconcile, my experience of the conflicting values associated with the role of kitsch in the pleasures and cultural values of Australian domestic life, with the cultural and aesthetic values of high art, where kitsch has traditionally been deemed as of low cultural status. I engage with painting as a medium that can encompass and portray experiences of paradox and multiple perspectives, to investigate, represent, and resolve this...[Show more]

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Date published: 2019
Type: Thesis (PhD)
DOI: 10.25911/5d611d93966cf


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