the language of the underland

RCA2020, July 2020
Work installed in an empty retail premises during lockdown
- only cats were invited

Ceramic, plaster, paper mache, raw clay, sand, found objects



Positioned outside the gates of the city, the Sphinx is liminal – an outsider, both protector and monster. The Sphinx is a riddle. She perverts semiotics and language. In the story of Oedipus, the Sphinx is pre oedipal – pre language. She speaks in a questioning voice, the language of the underland.










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