Réminiscences/homage a Mme Andree, Produced since 2011
Photo-etchings (photo-lithographies) on textile, screen prints, artist book
Réminiscences relates to the migration experience of an over 100 year old former haut de couture seamstress of Soho in London, known as ‘Mme Andrée who came to England at the age of 14. The prints and artist book are the result of regular conversations over a four year period. They visualise her unexpected exile and the gaps, the presence and absences of her memories.Years or dates may have vanished, but not their characters or destinies.