Print, Memory Palace, for Sky Arts Ignition: Memory Palace exhibition, Victoria and Albert Museum
Franchi’s digital print Memory Palace, commissioned by the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, maps the history of memory techniques that were used before the age of print to store information in the mind. In this tradition, people imagined the rooms of a palace and associated chunks of information with the different rooms.
This object was
It is credited
Courtesy of Francesco Franchi.
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Its dimensions are
H x W: 147.3 × 90 cm (58 in. × 35 7/16 in.)
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Beauty—Cooper Hewitt Design Triennial.