SINGAPORE – Australian luxurious skincare model Aesop, well-loved for its plant-derived components and meticulous merchandise, has engaged Dutch artist Bart Hess to create an immersive exhibition for instance the efficacy of their product favourites on the pores and skin.
His exhibition, Epistēmē, which might be seen at ION Artwork Gallery, options three quick movies created to dramatise pores and skin’s response to 3 replenishing skincare favourites: Parsley Seed Anti-Oxidant Facial Hydrating Cream, Blue Chamomile Facial Hydrating Masque, and Lucent Facial Focus.
Titled utilizing the traditional Greek phrase for data and understanding, the set up is born of the assumption that we take up data by the senses, with pores and skin appearing as an interface between our our bodies and the world round us.
Impressed by this understanding, Aesop reimagined the gallery area as a theatre of the senses, portraying the second Aesop formulations contact pores and skin’s floor by aroma, with sound design by Ricky van Broekhoven, tactile materiality, sculptural intervention, and Hess’s movie work.
After taking within the set up, you may head to Aesop ION Orchard at #B3-66/66A, to expertise the feel, scent, and pores and skin really feel of their formulations firsthand.
The place: ION Artwork Gallery, ION Orchard Mall, Stage 4, 2 Orchard Flip, Singapore 238801
When: 19 – 29 Sep, 10AM – 10PM