Monthly Archive: July, 2016

Dwell, dwelling, presence and lingering.

“An indelible softness that lingers in the mouth for an indefinite duration, that survives swallowing.” (Merleau-Ponty ‘The world of perception’)

Disintegrating hands

Inside and Outside of Emotional Pain

Memories of rituals

Fragmentation of consciousness

Fragmented body in a Lover’s Discourse

‘Any thought, any feeling, any interest aroused in the amorous subject by the loved body.’

Place settings in history

Looking at dining/place settings in history. I am particularly drawn to the use of salvers in 1670 and the fact that candles were only lit for the dessert course.