Posted by Sarah Dahilnger
Metaphor for something more
Keepsakes serve as catalysts for association or attachment; becoming heavy and burdened and almost transform into living, breathing, things as we project human emotion and action into the objects we accumulate. Serving as a metaphor for the complexities of life and attachments, the progression of this video shows growth, destruction, and evolution. Referencing a snow globe–an artificial puppet for real places, things, dreams, and memories–these plastic materials were studied and documented in an attempt to understand what it is that we embed in objects that deems them precious.
This post was submitted by Sarah Dahilnger.