Smell the Contemporary

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The complete sensory experience is too often overlooked in art. Here, a look at artists whose immersive works engage the fugitive power of scent via Canadian Art

Clara Ursitti

Skunk Notes 2017 – A scent intervention at the SAR Conference, Helsinki, Finland 28 & 29 April 2017. Posters and postcards distributed throughout the conference venue.

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Jennifer Chan

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Unity, plug-in scent diffuser with pheromone fragrance, 2015 “Suite”, Museums of The Web, Palmer House Hotel 2015

The Fifth Sense

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Lucy Hardcastle, intangible matter – a sensory experience

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Rebecca  Lamarche-Vadel, Just a Second – a virtual exhibition

Further Reading:

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http://smellthecontemporaryart.blogspot.com/  FANTASTIC RESOURCE!!

https://hyperallergic.com/138223/what-does-color-smell-like/

http://www.artnews.com/2011/03/01/scents-sensibility/

https://thefifthsense.i-d.co/en_gb/article/seoul-o-artist-the-strange-insular-world-of-korean-artist-koo-jeong-a/

http://www.next-after-this.com/2011/09/trend-art-of-smelling.html

https://interartive.org/2009/09/odour-art