RATIONALE: PROPOSED ARTICLE
To synthesize my newly acquired theory into a practical outcome, I have
Initially, I had intended to apply my theory by a single photo-article
chosen to propose a theme, and article, for the publication COLORS. The
showcasing people of different faiths undertaking the same daily tasks, in
theme of said theme is â€˜COEXISTâ€™.
order to highlight shared commonalitys and renforce the positive mantra that we are, after all, all human beings. Whilst researching I discovered shock has much to do with a disruption of the social norm. For instance, muslims can be negatively portrayed by the media (as one google search confirmed immediately), therefore documenting the opposite becomes the unusual, and thus shocking. I am currently in communication with several religious communities around the Leeds area. Once all the willing participants are confirmed I can implement the visual elements. For example, people of different faiths all enjoying a cup of tea. Once all the work is accumulated it has potential for an exhibition, magazine article, street installation etc.
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1. To exist together, at the same time, or in the same place. 2. To live in peace with another or others despite differences, especially as a matter of policy. Joel Burden CoP3 Practical 03
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Applied use of branding. Another way of highlighting the commonalities between people. Everyone takes the bus, everyone shares the space. All faiths under one roof.
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Cover for the issue. Available in 2 colourways shown on first page. Scientific diagram shows everyone is the same under the skin. Religions with on going feuds applied to again highlight that everyone is human.