Wednesday, 21 March 2012


Materials: Dental Alginate mold and Hydrocal 105 plaster cast.

"It has been possible to show that we do not recognize our own hand in a photograph, and that many subjects are even uncertain about identifying their own handwriting among others, and yet that everyone recognizes his own silhouette or his own walk when it is filmed. Thus we do not recognize the appearance of what we have often seen, and on the other hand we immediately recognize the visual representation of what is invisible to us in our own body." pp172-173
Merleau-Ponty, Maurice. Phenomenology of perception. London: Routledge, 2002.