To be 15 and in London with your brother and roaming the big city for 2 weeks with no phone and no parents and buying records at HMV on Leicester Square and taking this one back to your aunt’s flat and listening to this old American lady that you didn’t really understand but there was […]
When death comes like the hungry bear in autumn when death comes and takes all the bright coins from his purse to buy me, and snaps his purse shut; when death comes like the measle-pox; when death comes like an iceberg between the shoulder blades, I want to step through the door full of curiosity, […]
If I were to describe this phase of my life it would have to be that of the pupa. In the case of a butterfly this is called chrysalis. This transitional state, and the need for a thick skin, seems a good way of describing where I am right now. At some point the butterfly […]
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
We often forget that we are nature. Nature is not something separate from us.
When we say that we have lost our connection to nature, we’ve lost our connection to ourselves.
On Saturday 6th December 2014, I attended an excellent – and important – exhibition on show at Moderna Museet Malmö that was created by the S.A.Y. (stories – art – youth) project in Malmö and curated by Ana Maria Bermeo Ujueta. A Wounded Dream presents the work of young people in Malmö, giving a voice […]
Check out the great work of art and activist Mona Caron. In her words: “They may be tiny but they break through concrete. They are everywhere and yet unseen. And the more they get stepped on, the stronger they grow back.” hey may be tiny but they break through concrete. They are everywhere and yet […]
The function of art is to do more than tell it like it is - it's to imagine what is possible.
On Saturday 27th September 2014 I took part in Malmö’s Gallery Night along with fellow artists from the artists’ collective Ateljé XX – Henrik Hahne, Sanna Lilja-Sverborg, Marie Lindell and Gunilla Ryd. Gallery Night is open house for galleries and museums and art spaces all over town. It was a lot of fun and a […]
It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end.
Ursula K. Le Guin