Galleria Lorcan O’Neill, Rome, Italy
Getting rid of four small cup containers from her case, each marked with a white label and containing thimbles of ochre-coloured fluid, Celia Hempton presents me personally with very very very carefully blended scents which are designed to echo the fragrance of, well, a vagina. Fulfilling Hempton for the first-time, there will be something strangely and straight away individual about it change; in the many incongruous of settings, a busy cafГ©, we raise each container to my nose to see these subtly sweet aromas that remember the essential personal of corporeal moments.
Celia Hempton, Jo, 2014, oil on canvas, 25 x 30 cm. Courtesy: Galleria Lorcan O’Neill, Rome
The London-based artistвЂ™s current exhibition (on until 30th June 2014) is simply as intimate, presenting 13 canvases that depict close up views of both male and female genitalia. Okumaya devam et