The original meaning of delirium was “going off the ploughed track”, a Roman medical term for madness. Brain Dance explores Cooper’s mental and emotional responses to an emergency surgery and period of recovery.
The exhibition’s 15 acrylic on cradled wood panel works were completed between March and July 2018. “The process of painting assisted my recovery,” she says. “a rebalancing of mind and body after my brush with death”.
Posted: Sep 16, 2018
Originally Published: Sep 14, 2018