Without

A body enclosed inside a black square. A small body becoming an image map, capturing all forms of power forced upon it.

The small body is pushed by two forces, its imagination and its fragmented memory, revealing its fears inside the unscrupulous places of “without''.

The Utopian places...

The damaged, injured body becomes at the same time holy and profane, familiar and unfamiliar.

The small body is transformed into a doll (persona), suggesting childhood and invoking deep rooted personal and social traumas.

 

Compositions arising from the wanderings in personal trauma and at the same time exploring the modern world’s deadlocks and decadence.

An escape into a fantasy landscape, a heterotopia where identity is sought for...

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