Through photography and sculpture, I question how the manipulation of behaviour and patterns dehumanises society.
Because of the pandemic, we didn’t have any Olympics this summer, so I decided to reproduce the Olympic coverage in July by printing (screen printing) over selected pictures from the Montreal Olympics of 1976
Through countless retrievals, our memories of precious moments lose their ‘truth.’
‘As I listened to music and wrote poems, the space came alive, became my balcony garden, and gave new life to me.’
We are bound to nature, worms and dirt, we come from earth, and to earth we will return.
“Ignorance produces hate, knowing is the best way to tackle ignorance, and empathy is the only path to love.”
‘I fear that I will never find relief’
“There’s a certain sort of artifice in my work and the way I use light and scenes because my lighting creates a kind of dreamscape.”
Most of my life-years,
you were already dead. Even in our brief overlap
you were not known to me.
In our conversation we discuss how Bex began her photographic journey and the point of photography, the ways in which food can become subversive and suggestive, and the My Chemical Romance reunion.
Beautiful photographic studies of the outdoors in black and white.
sunshine snacked on