Projections brings into focus the Lopez Memorial Museum's extensive rare map collection. In addition, artworks that relate to notions of geographical concepts and rare books that retell voyages made by colonizers centuries back are also on view in the Museum. Mercedes Lopez Vargas wrote, 'What heightens the viewer's involvement with this exhibit, however, is not just appreciation of maps as artifacts, but rather the concept of using the maps as a springboard for thoughts, questions, discourses and musings - encouraging divergent and tangential reveries and reflections. The exhibition then lends the opportunity to rise to a kind of mind's journey that weaves in and out of art, history, geography, cartography and touches gently on the soul's longing for a 'boundless' flight into places real and conjured.'
Access level

Onsite

Location code EX.PHI.PRO
Language

English

Publication/Creation date

2003

No of copies

2

Content type

catalogue

Chapter headings
A Map Lover's Discourse - Leovino GARCIA
Drawing the World - Joselina CRUZ
Projections
分享
引用
Rights statement

In Copyright

What does this mean?

This item is covered by one or more copyrights. It is available for research only or use within Hong Kong’s fair dealing rules. Please do not copy, re-use or reproduce this item without the permission of the copyright holder.

標籤

Projections