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.
Research into the fields of ethics and global politics reveal the use of overt and covert means of social control. By manipulating form and function to exploit the user's understanding and exerience of an object, these means of control can be demonstrated.
Pencil: Brass, Graphite, Whetstone
Spoon: Brass, Silver plate