Dual Process Therapy

2016

6 video projectors in alternating loops, steel, sand, pva, paint, make up, soap, coco butter, plastic bags, rubber tube, Vaseline

Coco-butter aroma looms as hypnotic yet abject videos project across the walls of a circular room. This video begins with material images flowing in and out of abstraction and soft-voice, tangling statements concerning the health benefits and risks of bubblegum and kombucha. As spoken words juxtapose pseudo-scientific language with the vernacular of self-help, the text becomes increasingly rhythmic and hypnotic, finalizing with a layered swirling figure asking the viewer “obviously?”.