You are gentle in your approach to life and to people.
While you have an active imagination, you do not, and would never, act on these things.
Keep in mind that you are not alone, not the only one, in having these fantasies.
The fact is that it is very common for men to have fantasies.
It’s just being human.
Forgive yourself for having a human imagination.
Online healthcare forum - response to anonymous letter
Fantasy is commonly defined as „imagining an unlikely and pleasurable situations” (Cambridge Dictionary). But when the „pleasurable” is replaced by the abhorrent and morbid, what the fantasy becomes then?
The work questions the social and individual understanding of perversion. It pays attention to the socially tabooed imagination that encompasses violence and sexuality - with focus on how it is accommodated through personal narrative and where confessing it takes place.
The exhibition space encompasses an object: a black leather BDSM fetish mask, and a video.
Accessing either of them is contractual: to try on the mask, equals deciding to hear out the accounts of people who have decided to anonymously share their fantasies.
The texts come from online spaces that provide anonymity and safety, and that thus become a platform of publicly, yet still anonymously sharing the deepest and the darkest imaginations, as well as feelings about having them.
While the video, accessible by looking through a hole and thus placing a viewer's as a voyeur, excercises the limits between looking and peeping as the watched object of desire shifts between being an erotic simulacrum, and an autonomous human subject aware of being watched.