To Arc: a study in hysteric gesturing 1:44 color/sound - To Arc: a study in hysteric gesturing features physical contortions inspired by writings on Charcot s theater of hysterics. The postures and motions suggest restless discomfort as the body attempts to respond to the boundaries of the frame.
Shimmer 3:00 color/sound - Shimmer features a subverted image of the mythic blonde archetype in an act of seduction. The images explore glamour which is a simulation of eroticism. The veil of erotcism conceals and reveals the raw animalistic nature of human sexuality. This desire is heightened through violent ruptures between attraction and repulsion.
Simone 3:25 color/sound - Simone is named for a character in Georges Bataille s Story of the Eye. The work utilizes visceral substitution to portray acts of wounding and healing.