Wissensduft @ Museum Bellerive

The Museum Bellerive, a department of the Museum of Design in Zurich devoted an entire exhibition to perfumery: “Perfume – Bottling Seduction”. Sebastian Fischenich, a practice partner of the research project Wissensduft, provided scientific advice and conceptual collaboration. In this context, ethnographic research data and first insights of the project were presented to the public. Robert Lzicar was in charge of the design of the exhibit.

 

Moreover, Sebastian Fischenich and Claus Noppeney contributed to the public education program.

 

ODE: Scent inspired stories!

Artistic research is an increasingly popular term to conceptualize research activities in the world of art & design universities. The concept highlights the epistemic aspects of artistic practices. Accordingly, certain artistic practices are driven by questions and aim at generating knowledge. Considering iconic cases from art & design history (e.g. Bauhaus) it might even more the terminology and the explicit framing of artistic practice as a research practice that is a more recent phenomenon. ODE: Scent inspired stories!