Yunchul Kim: Epiphora

  • ©, Yunchul Kim, Epiphora
  • ©, Yunchul Kim, Epiphora
  • ©, Yunchul Kim, Epiphora
  • ©, Yunchul Kim, Epiphora

Artist Statement:


    A black, magnetic fluid surrounded by a clear liquid pulsates in the middle of the first imaginary organ, on the wall another organ in the form of a branched glass tube. They react to each other and seem to communicate. “Epiphora” (‘unstoppable tears’) presents the overflow as a symptom; as a fictional pathology. The organs then function both as embodying metaphor and as a symptom-producer.

    Full Text with images (PDF) p. 68-71


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