Perfume flasks, video projection, cabinet file.
Previous to the opening, 300 perfume
bottles were available to individuals
in the town of Viana, Espírito Santo.
They were filled with a memory of a smell.
Shown at Galeria de Arte Casarão,
Viana, Espirito Santo, Brazil.
Photo: Tom Boechat
Smell Flasks was part of the artistic residence: "Mas que arte cabe numa cidade?"
(But, which art fits in a city?)
accomplished by the artist in Viana,
a city in the state of Espírito Santo, Brazil
The installations URU-KU: the forgotten disciplines, Smell Flasks and
Book of Smells composed this project
that is also part of the Diary of Smells series.
This artwork is cited in the following texts:
Article from the blog Arte & Patrimônio about the residence (only in portuguese): https://arteepatrimonio.wordpress.com/ 2011/04/01/366/