"Specimens" is a series of works, which aims to show a different view on the human anatomy, its use or misuse,... Read More
"Specimens" is a series of works, which aims to show a different view on the human anatomy, its use or misuse, its function or dysfunction.
Our body is a living organism, just like any other living organism on the planet. It follows its own path of recovery or evolution, if simply left alone. Nature does not like intervention, so doesn’t the body.
Each part of the body has its own function, being in prefect harmony with the rest. Nothing happens independently. Nothing happens accidentally. Every change in the body has its origin, its logic and ultimately its goal.
For some cultures, the belly button symbolizes the center where life began. For others, it is seen as the main energy center near the third chakra. However, if the belly button is blocked, the energy won’t circulate anymore and will cause chaos and disorder.