tempera on canvas, 50x50 cm, 4 pieces
Rejection is one of the barriers towards a possible cure. But at the same time its a normal humane reaction towards any disease. There is a war inside of you.
Why would you accept it?
Curator Daria Kamyshnikova suggested artists reflect on the mechanisms that cause dismorphophobia (body dysmorphic disorder): an obsessive feeling of having a physical drawback. The artistic research resulted in a large- scale exhibition in MMOMA on Petrovka, 25 that reveals the destructive relationships between a person and his/her body.
(source: https://mmoma.ru/en/ exhibitions/petrovka/ workshop_20_19_dismorphophobia _or_the_war_within_your_mind/ )
"Dismorphophobia" exhibition view 2019, MMOMA