The exploration of the self leads to the questioning of perception. Questions surrounding perceptions of one’s identity, are seemingly of a higher order to those of form in the world around us. But this is a fundamental premise which is questioned in the work.
We all live within a tiny box called ‘Mind’. The Mind is split with a line creating two seemingly contrasting sides in binary opposition. It’s the yin/yang or the Persona/Shadow. Both sides seem opposing but, in truth, feed each other. Both are always equal.
In this Video, I have some fun playing with a psychological phenomenon known as ‘Semantic Satiation’. This phenomenon refers to how repittion of a word or phrase causes it to temporarily lose meaning for the listener.