Skip to main content
Lux OnlineHomeThemesArtistsWorkEducationEducationToursHelpSearch
Luxonline
Detail
Name

Sleep

Catherine Elwes
1984
8mins

Sleep

8 minutes watching my son Bruno Muellbauer sleep.

I wanted to represent the intensity of the maternal gaze, the constant surveilance that a mother keeps up in the face of her infant's fragile existence. There is a sense of wonderment. Never before had I considered the simple act of breathing, the most fundamental manifestation of life. CE

Go to top of                             page
HomeThemesArtistsWorkEducationEducationToursHelpSearch