Eva Birch
Kieren Seymour: Blue Blindness

Kieren Seymour, Blue Blindness

Block Projects, April 24 – May 19 2018

By Eva Birch.

In Kieren Seymour’s previous shows the focus was primarily on human and human-like figures—sometimes friendly and cartoonish, sometimes reminiscent of Hans Bellmer’s violently fragmented dolls. In Blue Blindness these figures re-appear, but Seymour turns away from their personalities to explore questions about the nature of perception and the relationship between a brain and a world.

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