Arts degree show2017

Amy Cooke

“We see an object several times, we begin to recognise it. The object is in front of us and we know about it, but we do not see it.” – Viktor Shklovsky

My practice focuses on obscuring the human figure by presenting it in an unusual and strange way, with the aim of enhancing our perception of the familiar, creating an image that is difficult to understand and mysterious, which in turn makes it intriguing.