there is no purpose or explanation at the core of existence. The only
way to overcome this nothingness and rise above the irrationality of
the universe is to embrace individual existence and freedom of
Determinism: every event is caused by an unbroken chain of prior events
Idealism: the physical world exists, but the mind and the spiritual
world take precedent over it;
they constitute the fundamental reality
Materialism: within each object and situation there are opposing
forces acting against one another.
A turning point is reached
when one force overcomes the other, and at this point a
new object or situation is created.
Screenprint tests -visualisation of philosophical concepts. Initial sketches are formalised in a diagrammatic way and then screenprinted, with the view to printing a run books at a later stage.