Phelim Hoey

Phelim Hoey
Phelim Hoey


Phelim Hoey, based in Amsterdam 
Fruit, Berlin, 2019

Print size: 210 x 297 mm

'Autonomy and independence are important values in western society, and often constitute big parts of our identities. In my case, having been diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis, it is no longer certain that the body can forever carry out even the simplest of actions. These experiences lead to feelings of alienation and fear, and with the loss of certainty, identity is also compromised. Who I am, and how the disease influences my identity, is something I will research in the coming year.'