Themes

Some themes which have propelled these sculptures, either consciously or unconsciously

 

  • The electricity of male-female confrontation
  • Solidarity in adversity
  • The moment at which masculine domination is blunted
  • The revival of the dormant feminine in man
  • The struggle between Animus and Anima
  • The trauma of motherhood in a menacing world
  • The core-factor of the family group
  • The dance of life initiated within the family
  • The terror of civilian involvement in armed conflict
  • The father-figure’s burden of responsibility
  • The surge of unity and disarray at enforced departure
  • Moment of profound engagement between man and woman
  • The bliss of sensual and psychic fulfilment
  • Humanity’s ongoing evolutionary potential