T-Shirts Designs (Continued)

29/9/12 – Observations

I recognised a couple of visitors / customers at work the other day with different T-shirt designs. One could argue that the skull has no absolute meaning or representation. The style, aesthetics, form and composition may influence the perception of a particular image and perhaps the context impacts the interpretation of the skull. Both of the customers that I had recognised were wearing very modern, popular and stylised designs, which may transform the notion of death into a glamorous, commercial subject.

Dowling, Faye. The Book of Skulls. Laurence King Publishing Ltd, 2011.

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