豚の本 BOOK OF PIG
A booklet designed with a prompt of making a tool that addresses the
issue of "how-to", and the theme of this booklet is "how to become a
I would like to discuss how mankind builds an egocentric
society and how we consider other species as pieces we can control. What
are "pets"? What are "livestock"? If we are the ones being dominated,
how will things be like?
The book introduces a step-step progress
of a human becoming a pig, and finally get killed and consumed by other
humans. Everything is self-wished, as advertised on the packaging. I
come up with illustrations that don't look very serious while typeset
texts in serif to create a weird juxtaposition.
The bigger issue
this project addresses is whether we are taking things for granted and
assuming a myth of human domination while not being able to think how we
get to such top place in the food chain.