Motion Detector No. 16: Collecting Pandemics
Blogeintrag vom 23.06.2020
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In its Motion Detector series (formerly The Showcase of Contemporary Issues), the Museum Europäischer Kulturen (MEK) displays objects from its collection that bear connections with current events. The 16th Motion Detector display deals with the spread of COVID-19 and other historical pandemics. It explores the question of how pandemics can be collected in museums, and asks: Which social strategies for dealing with pandemics can we read in the objects and images in the collection? The display can...