each drips from a water filled balloon creates a growing pattern on a glass pane, which is visually emphasized by its shadow on another layer underneath.
daphne , 2014
Standing tissue paper with black ink
Apprx. 7 x 6 x 6 inches
The tar-like emotions in life, like regret, guilt, sadness, and anger can completely swallow oneself. He/she becomes the emotions and it is impossible to escape from them- like Daphne turning into a tree, while trying to escape.
‘a heavy numbness seized her limbs, thin bark closed over her breasts … only her beauty was left.’
From Ovid, Metamorphosis
daphne (crystals) , 2014
see it through, 2014