Road to Athens #5 – Narcissus and Echo

Returning to European territory and equipped with the reverence of my experiences the raw and joyous freedom of travel begins to return. Aloof, I venture unknown through complex floral landscapes and, like a frightened deer caught in a net, lose my sense of direction. My panicked dispositions eventually wane as I rest by a stream. I conclude that arrogance attempted to best the noble virtues of the job in hand. As I gazed at my own reflection I reconvened with my own sense of humility, less I become cursed by vanity.

Narcissus and Echo constitutes 1 artefact of 6 that I will display in a group exhibition at Platforms Project 2017 in Athens from 20th – 25th May 2017 alongside other members of Soup Collective International (SCI)

#Myth #Athens #Journey #Greece #contemporaryart #Echo #greekmyth #Narcissus #Art #perfume #smell #floral #Skull #fragrance #Travel #groupexhibition #Scent

0 views

Recent Posts

See All

Plague for Plague's Sake Episode 2 | Abracadabra

The second episode of Plague for Plagues Sake - my series of dubious plague cures and even more questionable perfumery techniques - sees me actually creating a plague cure without using scented materi

© Michael Borkowsky 2020 | Exchange Place Studios, Exchange Street, Sheffield S2 5TR | (+44) 07792971646 | borkowskyart@gmail.com