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INFRAORDINARY OBJECTS


                          Figure1: B.Wurts-Untitled.1889    We begin our mornings   removing blankets,  folding sheets,  putting a bed cover,   straightening pillows,  drawing curtains,  wiping  our faces,   changing into a new set of pajamas  and placing a cushion underneath the  laptop to begin our work from home.  As we spend more time at home these days,mixing our worlds of  work and leisure, the spaces around us have morphed into one another; leaving textile  to demarcate rooms and differentiate between night and day.   Within the setting of a home, textiles range from extravagant display worthy carpets to  run down floor mats that say ‘welcome’.  At every space in the house, we encounter these negotiations...

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