Tableau Vivant: Eaton’s Catalogue 1976

Tableau Vivant: Eaton’s Catalogue 1976

Those of us whom was raised in united states within the 1960s and 70s lacked art, Bible stories, and history as universal sources. The tome that shaped our values most tangibly had been the department store catalogue, a wish guide of that which we might have and whom we’re able to be as soon as it was got by us. Gender had been demonstrably defined, battle had been singular, and course had been center. In this performance we utilize the tableau type to enact a full page through the Eaton’s catalogue, the most-read guide of your Canadian youth. We now have paired women’s formals (a appearance we now have had trouble effectively fitting into) with restroom plumbing system to invoke the bounty that is endless cleanliness and hope that the catalogue implied.

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