There are moments when it feels as if our hands react before we can, and so we pull them back. But are we just second-guessing our deep desires? And could this be a sign of where temptation comes from? That’s what the AXE Lab is trying to figure out.
is an American painter. She studied Painting at Savannah College of Art and Design in Savannah.
Virginia Broersma’s work explores the concept of allure in terms of the human form. Built of rough and loose marks that congeal into something very precise, her paintings have an intensity that is formed not only from the image, but from the action of painting itself. Though it deviates from the human form, her imagery is complicated by associations one may have with the body. She is interested in how even a distant representation of a person can be conflated with measurements of perfection, beauty and the ideal.