What Your Home Says About You…

0



One of our most basic psychological needs is to create a home, that is a space that is decorated in such a way as to reflect our values back to us. That’s why we can legitimately get so excited (or distressed) by matters of home decoration – and why, after too long on the road, we long to get back to our own place. A film about the psychology of objects and spaces. For gifts and more from The School of Life, visit our online shop: https://goo.gl/RXZGWt
Join our mailing list: http://bit.ly/2e0TQNJ
Our website has classes, articles and products to help you think and grow: https://goo.gl/KWtZpo
Download our App: https://goo.gl/fGZTxE

FURTHER READING

“One of the most meaningful activities we are ever engaged in is the creation of a home. Over a number of years, typically with a lot of thought and considerable dedication, we assemble furniture, crockery, pictures, rugs, cushions, vases, sideboards, taps, door handles and so on into a distinctive constellation we anoint with the word home. As we create our rooms, we engage passionately with culture in a way we seldom do in the supposedly higher realms of museums or galleries. We reflect profoundly on the atmosphere of a picture, we ponder the relationship between colours on a wall, we notice how consequential the shape of the back of a sofa can be and ask with care what books really deserve our ongoing attention…”

You can read more on this and other subjects on our blog, here: https://goo.gl/8NCrU7

MORE SCHOOL OF LIFE

Visit us in person at our London HQ: https://goo.gl/1CnN7q

Watch more films on SELF in our playlist:
http://bit.ly/TSOLself

You can submit translations and transcripts on all of our videos here: https://www.youtube.com/timedtext_cs_panel?c=UC7IcJI8PUf5Z3zKxnZvTBog&tab=2
Find out how more here: https://support.google.com/youtube/answer/6054623?hl=en-GB

SOCIAL MEDIA

Feel free to follow us at the links below:

Download our App: https://goo.gl/fGZTxE
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/theschooloflifelondon/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheSchoolOfLife
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/theschooloflifelondon/

CREDITS

Produced in collaboration with:

Reece Wykes

http://reecewykes.com/

Henry Richardson

cargocollective.com/henryrichardson

source

Leave A Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Creative Commons License
What Your Home Says About You... by creativecommons (CC) is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 License.