Melis Bürsin

"Why Are You Being So Rough On Me?"
“Medusa Rap" filmstill, 2015

Somewhere between the real and the fantastical, your mind deceives you into feeling connected, while your body is detached, thereby creating a ‘phantom limb’ e ect. It is in this internal con ict between the mind and the body, the psychosomatic, where technology embraces the remixed melodramatic images of women—on a constant repeat of icons, who are just like us, yet simultaneously unlike any other.