10. Thing Among Things
“Visible and mobile, my body is a thing among things; it is one of them. It is caught in the fabric of the world, and its cohesion is that of a thing. But because it sees and moves itself, it holds things in a circle around itself." Maurice Merleau-Ponty, Eye & Mind
This piece incorporates 12 different ceramic figurines that are shaping a spiral form while corresponding each others’ negatives spaces like puzzles. The tactility of the piece has been increased by the black sand that put underneath it. There are Neo-pixel LEDs hidden in the sand, that changes its color in a spiral form from outside to inside to increase the dynamic feeling of the piece. The figurines have a floating gestures with peaceful sleeping-like smiling faces.