Approx. 54 x 72 in.
“Our best selves are often held back by self doubt, and the experiences that made us feel misunderstood. We reshape our identity through some of these experiences; and through my work in portraiture, I’ve grown more aware of how emotions can skew how we see ourselves, and our relationships.
As part of an ongoing body of work, Vicente, 2021 is an amalgamation of experiments began in 2017: Through collage work and fabric printing, I’ve found myself a pragmatic way to reconcile with emotional trauma, presented with aim to acknowledge the space between dissociation and finding comfort in the present.”