Habit + Ritual

Habit + Ritual
September 26 – October 18, 2016
Coburn Gallery, 902 North Cascade Ave. C. S. CO. 80903


Habit + Ritual explores the interwoven presence of habit and ritual in the conception and utilization of highly designed object.

Dwayne Manuel | Maddy Afshar | Aelfie | Hilary McCandless-Beard | Jeanne Steiner




Questions posed:
How does collective need impact the creation of objects?
In what ways does a collective belief impact the creation of designed objects?
How does memory influence the way we experience a designed object?
What happens when the traditional and contemporary collide?
Can aesthetic define an objects place in habit and ritual?
How can the functionality of an object impact it’s user?
How can aesthetic improvements impact the human experience?