a space to explore identity as a fluid composition of one’s relationships - with self, other and wider systems. these relationships shift and evolve throughout our lives, presenting us plenty of moments for chaos, reflection and deeper meaning
most journeys begin with a why disguised as a what. an object of desire, a thing to have, to hold, to be. an opportunity too painful to forgo, too sweet to resist. before long, this what morphs into a how, a path from desire to promise. steps are taken, moves made and sidetracks averted until, at last, promise is met. satisfaction is had. and then a new what emerges. different to last, in shape and feel, yet this one seems more…true. a question arises, why makes its presence known. to tread, and if so, how far?
my name is alex and this is my work
important moments and critiques
a collection of symbols that came and went - below are the ones i captured, or rather, them me
clear thinking and somatic enquiry. we are not as rational as we may like to believe. in each of us lies a blend of unchallenged paradoxes, hidden desires and hypocrisies. left unaddressed, these parts of self work to undermine our potency in the world preventing us from meaningful contact. our work, if we chose to engage with it, is to better relate with our whole self through courageous and vulnerable enquiry