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Overalls - Complex Document(S): A Never-Ending Artistic Research Process, Niels W. Lund
Proceedings from the Document Academy
I want to show that a pair of overalls can be a document in many senses, and thus demonstrate that the complementary relationship between materiality, sociality and conceptuality is a very complex relationship.
I will use an artistic approach to show the complex relationship and make an exposition of verbal text and images, consisting of 4 parts:
1. Origin of overalls
A short history of overalls - denim pants first with suspenders and later with bibs. They go back to the 18th century, were mass-produced by Levi Strauss and Lee and became popular work garment and later for leisure and fashion ...