Daria Martin: One of the Things that Makes Me Doubt catalogue
In the exhibition, One of the Things that Makes Me Doubt, created especially for and with ACCA, Martin presents her largest ever survey of films together with her grandmothers diary notes, drawings and paintings. Significant works including Birds (2001),Wintergarden (2005-11), and Harpstrings and Lava (2007) are presented in stages, all leading to the final encompassing film: One of the Things that Makes Me Doubt.
This catalogue of the exhibition includes texts by Jennifer Higgie, Susi Martin and Hélène Cixous, and Daria Martin in conversation with Etel Adnan. Foreword by Juliana Engberg.
American, British based artist Daria Martin creates hypnotic works in 16 mm film that beguile and fascinate. Working between theatre, design and art and activating the spaces of dream and unconscious, Martin's works are unique and unmissable. Working between theatre, design and art, Martin's hypnotic 16 mm films create a magical, mystical, mythical world, activating the spaces of dream and the unconscious. The artist describes her works as “daydream machines”.