Erik Benjamins

30 November 2020

  1. After-Dinner Walk
  2. Alex Reed’s Home Work
  3. Ben Sanders is Drawing at the Dinner Table
  4. Bookends & Good Hugging
  5. Bookshelves & Hard Optimism
  6. Bottega Louie
  7. Building Block
  8. Butts of Florence
  9. Confessions of an Anonymous Recipe
  10. Crying Into the Breadbox
  11. Disintegrating Smeller
  12. Eric Payne
  13. Forgetting the Words
  14. Free Smells
  15. Happiness for Art21 Magazine
  16. Jeremy Hunter’s Practice of Life
  17. Running of the Interns
  18. SBCo
  19. Self-squaring and Double Acting
  20. Sitting Suite for Seed
  21. Use All Five
  22. Wood Fire Chicken for Lucky Peach
  23. Young Joon Kwak’s ‘The Cave’
  24. Show All

Disintegrating Smeller 2017

A short story for Spring Soap at Spring Workshop (2017) .

As an artist-in-residence at Spring Workshop, Hong Kong, I worked as a curious smeller to create and exhibit a custom-scented hand soap. As site intervention and olfactory portrait, the finished soap was complemented with some text. Found on the back of the bottle’s label, a short story told of a visiting smeller, whose body begins to slowly disintegrate.

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