Celebration

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Still from video essay, Celebration 2016

Celebration was shown as part of the exhibition The Society Machine at Malmö Art Museum, September 24, 2016–January 29, 2017.

The work draw on the remainders of the construction of the two final ships produced by the Kockums shipyard in Malmö. The two luxury cruise liners Jubilee and Celebration completed in 1986, at the conclusion of the Swedish shipyard crisis. Celebration consists of a video essay, with a recorded lecture on the history of these ships, a selection of fragments from a model of Jubilee’s engine room and chimney, as well as a model of the ship Jubilee.

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Celebration at Malmö Art Museum 2016