As adults we have special objects that give us feelings of kinship and intimacy, which we embue with our personal memories. The great British psychoanalyst D.W. Winnicott describes these as relics of the fusion we felt with our first carer. Our favourite comfort blanket, teddy, car, table . . .
My grandmother's room was dominated by a dark-wood table covered in a velvety piled table-covering, and from behind the fringe 4 animalistic legs emerged. From underneath the table one saw a different view of the room.
MUSIC collaboration between Helene Williams & Jan Van Dobblestein created from recordings of people eating at a dinner table.