We Live in the Context of the Globalisation Era. Photo Sensitive Cities by Carla Castiajo

Article  /  CriticalThinking   Essays
Published: 26.01.2006
Gijs Bakker. Brooch: Mc Laren F1, 2001. Aquamarine, silver, colour photo, plexiglass. Gijs Bakker
Brooch: Mc Laren F1, 2001
Aquamarine, silver, colour photo, plexiglass
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