Our lives are becoming increasingly controlled by political agenda. In order for governments to anaesthetise society's awareness of this control, new forms of distraction are created through the mainstream media and misinformation. The methods that government now employ are so subtle that they often go unnoticed.
Objects of Control explores these distractionary methods of control through form and material manipulation, and the power of beauty as an anaesthetising tool. It speculates and discusses a future where tangible objects are used to control members of society.
Pencil: Brass, Graphite, Whetstone
Spoon: Brass, Silver plate