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Money Will Be Like Dross

“Off now, little paper, around the world, and destroy the tyranny of money, so that gold, silver and precious stones may one day cease to be the idols and tyrants of the world!”
August Nordenskiöld, 1787.

“Money will be like dross: A replica instruction for the August Nordenskiöld alchemy furnace”
with Kunstgiesserei (Material Research), Johan Hjerpe (Designer), Daniel McClean (Legal Advisor), 2012
Installation view: The Magic of the State, Lisson Gallery, London

“Money will be like dross: Alchemy furnace of August Nordenskiöld (1754-1792)”.
Inventory number: 60.749. Loan: Nordiska Museet, Sweden
Installation view: Material Information, Bergen, 2012

“Money will be like dross: A magical evening at Drottningholms Slottsteater”,
with Pamela Carter (Playwright), Maria Lindal (musician), Malin Nilsson (magician), Eva Rexed, Joel Spira and Jakob Tamm (actors), 2012
Performance view: Drottningholms Slottsteater

“Money will be like dross: Licence to create Furnace Replica by Goldin+Senneby”
(detail, replica instruction)

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