Everythings Rosie, 2014

Everything’s Rosie, 2014

Lost wax cast glass, stainless steel gurney

 

Produced while on a residency at the Corning Museum of Glass, this sculpture is exploring the Freudian theory of Repetition/Compulsion:how the traumatised person is condemned to repeat some part of the original trauma. His theory has now been proven to have been grounded in science, as it transpires that traumatic memory is ‘burnt’ into the amygdala, not the hippocampus where normal memories are stored.

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