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Walls (Brutality + Nostalgia in the Age of Terror)

Parfitt, Rose (2020) Walls (Brutality + Nostalgia in the Age of Terror). New Perspectives 10.1177/2336825X20909678. (doi:10.1177/2336825X20909678) (KAR id:92501)

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Five images contributed to ‘Brutal International Law’ -- a special edition of the peer-reviewed journal 'New Perspectives', co-edited by Sofia Stolk and Renske Vos, engaging with the architecture and history of the former American Embassy at the Lange Voorhout in the Hague, designed by Marcel Breuer:

1. 'Bloc House in Resplendent Concrete,' 2019, paper on cardboard, 148 x 210 mm;

2. 'Office Chair Left Behind After the Building Asserted its Will,' 2019, pencil and masking tape on tracing paper, 148 x 210 mm;

3. 'Perfect Brutality from the Inside Out,' 2019, paper on cardboard, 148 x 210 mm;

4. 'A Patch of Lichen on the Roof Contemplates Hexagonality,' 2019, paper on cardboard, 148 x 210 mm;

5. 'Wallpaper After the Wall,' 2019, SGV image, size unlimited.

Full reference: Rose Sydney Parfitt, 'Walls (Brutality + Nostalgia in the Age of Terror)', 28(1) New Perspectives (2020), pp. 51–56.

Item Type: Image
DOI/Identification number: 10.1177/2336825X20909678
Uncontrolled keywords: Architecture, brutalism, international law, Cold War, the Hague
Subjects: K Law > KZ Law of Nations
N Visual Arts > N Visual arts (General). For photography, see TR
Divisions: Divisions > Division for the Study of Law, Society and Social Justice > Kent Law School
Depositing User: Rose Parfitt
Date Deposited: 30 Dec 2021 11:02 UTC
Last Modified: 30 Dec 2021 11:02 UTC
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