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About

handen

healer

body-worker

 

the whole universe wants to be touched (Nils Frahm)

holding and being held

caresses/touches of reassurance 

hiding out in your tenderness

 

we grow in and through other people

wezens in wording 

in statu nascendi

the shapes your body makes

 

hard and soft

I am because you are

the mothers’s face

 

when I lose the face of the other, I also lose something of myself 

delusions of certainty (Siri Hustvedt)

 

mirror-touch

me-extensions

self and other

 

the inability to recognise which tissues belong to the body

something attacking itself

loss of the signal

 

(thought) room

female gaze

heart space

I want to go home

hoop

aarde

 

sensualiteit 

sirene

fatale vrouwen

 

the invention of hysteria

girls don’t heal

 

tijd

what is it to take care of yourself

something that needs nothing (Miranda July)

 

fluere

let it carry you

take care

 

groundlessness 

falling – floating

 

soften your face

let me see your face

visual dialogue

 

wat hebben we nodig

no one really knows

Elisabeth Claes (°1989, Genk) lives and works in Antwerp, Belgium. 

woman - lover - artist - designer - teacher

Graduate from the fashion department of the Royal Academy of Fine Arts (KASK) in Ghent. Her work has been displayed at several expositions, including ‘The Belgians’ (at BOZAR), ‘Belgian shoe talent in the Picture/Footprint’ (at MoMu, Antwerp Fashion Museum), ‘Young Wolves’ (at Showroom Belgium, Paris fashion week).

Founder of things that matter BVBA

For inquiries – elisabeth.claes@hotmail.com


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