UK Museum of Ordure

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The UK Museum of Ordure (UKMO) was an online arts project initiated with the intention to explore the curatorial value of ordure, or human waste. It consisted of a website[1] which initially collected public submissions of ordure, as well as documenting various installations undertaken by the museum. It has since been renamed Museum of Ordure[2] in recognition that its remit is international in scope.

Founded by Stuart Brisley, Geoff Cox and Adrian Ward in 2001, it now consists of the members Rosse Yael Sirb as Acting Director, as well as Maya Balgioglu, Stuart Brisely, Geoff Cox, and Les Liens Invisibles.[3]

It currently defines itself as follows:

The Museum of Ordure explores the cultural value of ordure through its projects and ongoing public collections.

— www.ordure.org

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  1. ^ "UK Museum of Ordure". UK. Retrieved 12 August 2015. 
  2. ^ "Museum of Ordure". Les Liens Invisibles. 2011. Retrieved 12 August 2015.  External link in |website= (help)
  3. ^ Cox, Geoff (2013). Speaking Code - Coding As Aesthetically Pleasing and Political Expression. The MIT Press, 55 Hayward Street, Cambridge, MA 02142: MIT Press. p. 126. ISBN 978-0-262-01836-4. 
  4. ^ Brisley, Stuart. "About the UK Museum of Ordure". Stuart Brisley. Retrieved 12 August 2015.  External link in |website= (help)

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