David Turner – Prosthetics: form or function? – SHOWstudio – The Home of Fashion Film

May 31, 2013

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Coinciding with our ‘SHOWcabinet: Prosthetics’ exhibition, SHOWstudio engages in the discussions and debates surrounding disability by offering artists, models and thinkers an open forum to communicate their views and research.

 

“Artificial limb makers were sometimes likened to fashionable hairdressers and wigmakers (perhaps reflecting the origins of both in barber-surgery), recasting the body in fantastic and fashionable forms, using artificial means to supplement natural deficiencies.”

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