Towards the Self (2018, 03.42 min) is a three-channel video piece. The
foundation of the work lays on the concept of self and its’ contradictions.
I can’t get myself out of sight, no matter where I look, and still the
body, the self, remains unfamiliar to me. How does the body represent the inner
being? Is there an actual self, or is it a cultural construction, an idea of
Through challenging my physical boundaries, I map out the stages of being and
not-being, seeing and not-seeing. I use my body as a tool as I examine the
connection with my surroundings. With these actions I aim to challenge the
surface. I reach for the unspoken, for the ever-remaining absence.