Isles of the blessed?
How cute! The NRW-Forum Düsseldorf investigates the phenomenon of “cuteness” in everyday life, media, pop culture, design, and art. The show asks: “What is cute?” Is it a way to numb us, manipulatively hiding actual social realities? Is it simply kitsch, immature and childish? An expression of the yearning for emotional security in an impersonal digital world? Or perhaps even a cleverly ironic path to insight? Whether it’s stuffed animals, robotics, or Internet memes, the book presents “cute” in all of its multiple meanings.
This product cannot be purchased with PayPal
Please note that the price is preliminary.
Prices incl. VAT plus shipping costs
This product will be released at 13 June 2020
21,3 × 27,6 cm
zahlreiche colored illustrations
Languages: Deutsch mit Beilagen in anderen Sprachen
Birgit Richard, Niklas von Reischach, Hannah Zipfel
Henning Arnecke, Katja Gunkel, Daniel Hornuff, Jana Müller, Niklas von Reischach, Birgit Richard