When, while the lovely valley teems with vapour around me, and the meridian sun strikes the upper surface of the impenetrable foliage of my trees.
This exhibition by Ella Jazz and Margo Fortuny is about the escape into memory. Through painting and analog collage, they examine both sides of a specific nostalgia: longing and the haunting of that longing. This haunting leads us to question reality. Was that joy real and profound or was it an illusion we created in retrospect? What initially appears to be an ode to aesthetics and pleasure is in fact rooted in a desire to escape (a harsher reality.) The darker […]