4me4you visits Pilars Corrias Gallery which the featured Artist: Helen Johnson – “AGENCY”
Pilars Corrias Gallery … >When someone paints, they paint with their body, and in this moment they ask themselves to inhabit there body fully to recognise it. If in turn the body serves as subject matter, the vulnerability of this moment is carried forth on another register. Inhabiting one’s body in order to carry out a subjective outpouring is, perhaps paradoxically, a useful means to help us find a way outside of ourselves. At present the idea of this is, for me, connected a
to motherhood, since bringing another human into the world necessitates a collision of inhabiting one’s body anew, a subjective outpouring and moving outside oneself- giving the self over to the interests of another who you made and then you meet.