An intimate assortment exploring the options whereby the body communicates by Norwegian-Canadian photographer Mikhela Greiner. Working namely internal the context of her relish family, “Hvor Jeg Har Havn” (the place I am harboured) offers a visual meditation on, not entirely how we pass thru areas and work alongside with one another, but additionally how our emotions and the notify of our psychological wisely being can dangle an price on how our bodies pass and keep up a correspondence.
“I are inclined to review at my family frequently at some stage in my work, but in this assortment in explicit I am it relatively clinically, with my mother, and with my youngest sister as a stand in for myself. Our family moved frequently, and which capacity — home like a flash modified into wherever they were, relatively than a constructing or a dwelling. I also grew up as a dancer, and I dangle spent loads of time engaged on turning into conversant in my relish body. Now, as I change into older, I am repeatedly realizing how loud the body speaks when putting phrases to how we in actuality feel becomes complex — be it in how we love and love ourselves and every diversified, how we in actuality feel anger, unhappiness, effort or excitement, but additionally in how deeper challenges surrounding our psychological wisely being are manifested. Right here is generally attention-grabbing to me within the context of family, the place finding out body language can presumably be extra love a mother-tongue than a 2d language. I deem making work that navigates these themes helps me better place myself and these round me.”
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