Film image #24
Acrylic on board, 40x40cm
Transcript from video: In the uncertain, haunting atmosphere of this painting, a girl holds on to a staircase railing as she attempts to ascend a flight of stairs. The railing is a support to her and forms a barrier of protection.
The texture of this painting is loose. It lends a sense of uncertainty as to whether it is in the process of forming or unraveling. Ultimately there is the question: will the surface hold its integrity? And, will the girl hold her integrity?