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Yr 10 Art Research Assignment Artists now and in the past have used elements of the absurd in their art making These two different artists Kenji Kawakami and Fiona Hall are great examples of artists who use elements of the absurd in many or all of their artworks Japanese gadget guru and father of Chindogu a made up word meaning strange tools in Japanese Kenji Kawakami creates pieces that are completely absurd Not only does the thought of a hay-fever hatabove or a portable zebra crossingbelow a butter stick amuse me but it also challenges and encourages my mind to think beyond the surface Looking at Kawakamis work through the Subjective frame my first impression is to laugh The inventions that have been created are highly amusing and interesting and I believe that they wouldnt only appeal to myself but to everybody I think that Kawakami wants to create artworks or inventions for humor but not only that The sense of anarchy in every Chindogu is strong and I think it may have a lot to do with the basis of the inventions In fact one of the tenets set to form the basis of Chindogu is that Inherent in every Chindogu is the spirit of anarchy I believe that Kawakami thinks that everybody needs to laugh but Chindogu arent just created for pure humour The creation of Chindogu is primarily a problem-solving activity Humour is simply the by-product of finding an elaborate or unconventional solution to a problem that may not have been that pressing to begin with To begin with it was just fun but now its much more than that The tenets that were set are the fundamental basics of every Chindogu 1A Chindogu cannot be for real use 2A Chindogu must work 3Inherent in every Chindogu is the spirit of anarchy 4Chindogu are tools for everyday life 5Chindogu are not for sale 6Humor must
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