17 March 2011

Why No Bottles?

"[The smell] is the work of art. I'm opposed to the photon. If you have to see it, I'm not interested."
-- Chandler Burr, explaining why his upcoming "The Art of Scent: 1889-2011" exhibit at the Museum of Arts and Design in New York will have no visual component (only sound and perfumes pumped through diffusion machines). via the New York Times

photo by Richard Anderson, via flickr

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