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Museum Clausum: Body & Soul
Under the umbrella title Body & Soul, this image series reflects on the age-old issue that is the human awareness of the fragility of the body and the concept of the separation between ‘body’ and ‘spirit’. Reminiscent of precariously balanced human pyramids the images shows structures that remind on reliquary monstrances (latin: 'monstrare - to show): objects that are made to preserve and display body parts.
The images are digital photo-montages that are made from a mixture of found and purpose made photographs of bodies, in the former case mostly sourced from the contemporary flood of internet material of nudity in all forms.

In all cases the images present a reflection on the mind-body separation: Beguiling kaleidoscopical shapes and artfully balanced shrine-like structures represent a somewhat absurd spiritual imagery of wholeness, whose ‘building stones’ nevertheless are corporeal fragments shown in a moment of an unsteady balance – that may collapse at any time.