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MIES AFRAID OF RED, works by Helen Mearns

10 Oct 2007 – 12 Oct 2007

The Horse Hospital

London, United Kingdom

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Mies Afraid of Red

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This exhibition of cinematic imagery puts into practice Freud's concept of deferred action ('Nachtraglichkeit'), taken from his book The Uncanny. Taking one image as a trigger, the artist begins to explore the affect of cinema on our memory and subconscious.

The artist recreates a remembered scene that has reoccurred in dreams, which is a response to the viewing of Ola Kolehmainen's 'Who Is Afraid Of Red' (2002).

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