Aisthanomai - I Feel, Sense, I Perceive | 2021
This artwork is a deeply personal piece created during a time of emotional intensity in my life. The title of the work, ” Aisthanomai ,” is a word from the Greek language that refers to perceiving and understanding through the combination of bodily sensations and cognitive processes. The artwork is a living embodiment of my personal
journey, capturing the intensity and complexity of my emotions in a tangible form.
The artwork itself is a life size piece that can be hung like a tapestry, rolled up, or draped over a surface, providing a sense of versatility and adaptability in terms of display. The materials used in the creation of the artwork evoke images of natural elements such as animal skins, fossilized remains, and woven threads, creating a sense of timelessness and connection to the earth.
Despite the fragility suggested by its appearance, the artwork is surprisingly resilient, evoking a sense of strength and durability in the face of life’s challenges. It is a visceral and dynamic piece that engages the viewer’s senses and emotions, creating an immersive experience that is both powerful and unforgettable.