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Apocalypse

Craighead, Alison and Thomson, Jon. 0016. Apocalypse. [Art Object]

Item Type: Art Object
Creators: Craighead, Alison and Thomson, Jon
Abstract or Description:

Apocalypse is a complex fragrance based on olfactory materials detailed in The Book Of Revelation as it appears in the King James Bible first published in 1611. We established our list of terms from the book and then worked in collaboration with perfumer Euan McCall to develop this chemical depiction of biblical end times. The perfume exists in a limited edition of only fifty 100ml bottles each boxed with signed inserts and with a label design by Steve Carroll. A secondary scent associated with material decay is also sprayed into each box lining.

Official URL: http://thomson-craighead.net/apocalypse.html
Additional Information:

Apocalypse is a multiple of 50 bottles

Keywords: Apocalypse, Thomson and Craighead, Thomson, Craighead, Art, perfume
Departments, Centres and Research Units: Art
Copyright Holders: Thomson & Craighead
Related URL: http://www.thomson-craighead.net/
Dimensions or Duration:
MeasurementType
100ml glass bottleDimensions
Item ID: 20857
Date Deposited: 08 Aug 2017 13:04
Last Modified: 08 Aug 2017 13:04
URI: http://research.gold.ac.uk/id/eprint/20857
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