26 Nov '14, 5pm

Unboxing magic: designer handbag purchases transformed into performance art

The YouTube video begins with a pleasant story about going on holiday to Madrid. The narrator, a woman with a lilting British accent, does not whet listeners’ appetite with her memories of plates heaped with paella or paint a verbal picture of the city’s geography. Instead, the only thing filling the screen is an oversize white Prada shopping bag with its matching rope handles tied together with a silky white ribbon printed with the luxury brand’s moniker. All of these details are important because this is a video that is all about the details. Tedious. Precious. Beloved. The video, practically pornographic in its extreme close-up voyeurism, is produced by a Londoner named Eleasha Ajadi. It is a celebration of fashion, a paean to consumerism, a dream come true. Here, in the cultural swamp of YouTube, the experience of buying a $2,600 handbag is lovingly celebrated in six m...

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