Helena van Essen
Studio for Visual Art
PO Box 15185
NL- 1001 MD Amsterdam

+ 31 (0) 6 24 80 44 24


translation of the Dutch text – an English version of this installation is available on request

The philosopher Hannah Arendt has made a sharp analysis of the rise of totalitarian movements, their appeal to the masses and about the mass-man who is hostile to all parties. Today there is also a widespread feeling of powerlessness, many people view the world as unjust. People need to feel heard again.

ONgehoord (UNheard) | installation | neon and rusted iron on aluminium panel
ON turns on and off | 150 x 34cm | € 2.000