Drawing from poetry, science fiction and the theories of Charles Darwin, Helen Cho uses materials of mass-production and everyday environs to query relationships between life, death and return. Her videos and sculptures in Space Silence observe the sentience of all beings as they persist through states of transition.
Helen Cho, Materiality Reconstructing a Desire for Auspicious Life, 2018, vinyl, celadon, bone china, dough, rock, wood. Courtesy the artist. Photo: Jocelyn Reynolds.