“Ask your body”, “Accept advice”, “Is it finished?”: these are three of the challenging constraints from the card-based method Oblique Strategies, Over One Hundred Worthwhile Dilemmas, created by Brian Eno and Peter Schmidt, published for the first time in 1975, and addressed to break creative blocks by encouraging lateral thinking.
Like picking up one of these cards my work starts almost from casual encounters with themes in which I start to navigate. I collect data – visual and non visual – and compose my own assortment of association. From this compilation the research becomes a contour, a physical shape: this is the work. Usually a multimedia Installation with artist’s books, drawings, videos and objects – founded or sculpted. Continue reading „about my work“