A choice of work by multidisciplinary artist Larissa De Jesús Negrón. Born and raised in Puerto Rico, Negrón’s course of is deeply therapeutic. Pushed by introspection and self-discovery in addition to an curiosity in how one processes psychological trauma, Negrón experiments with various supplies to discover existential points and curiosities of the unconscious thoughts. She implements automatism (the efficiency of actions with out aware thought or intention) to entry moments and reminiscences from her life each humorous and painful:
“Negrón tells her most intimate tales by way of her work and though they require vulnerability, these private reminiscences function a cathartic solution to join with folks. In her work, you could find mundane moments that left an imprint in her psyche, similar to emotions of inadequacy, worry, doubt, nostalgia, anxiousness but in addition happiness, goofiness and pleasure. Her on a regular basis observe, together with her work and out of doors of it, is to develop into free from her vital thoughts, to be light with all residing issues and stay/work with intention every single day. Practices which might be intrinsically troublesome and at instances insufferable to do but they’re important to a greater high quality of life.”
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