At a time in history with the uncertainties we are currently experiencing, the increasing need to switch off and relax
has led to the abandonment of minimalism, and a push towards the exact opposite, i.e. layering, maximalism,
playfulness and irony, opening the door to the broad theme of play.
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One of its less obvious derivations, i.e. Ritual, in its various forms and fairly folk-based origins, will have a surreal and
ironic interpretation (as can already be noted) in order to exorcise, sometimes not even very figuratively, the fears and
sense of unease that can permeate the human condition.