On a frosty February morning, we visited Alexandra Hunts at her studio to hear more about her research-driven practice. Her mind, abuzz with a constant flow of thoughts and ideas, sits at odds with her minimally-designed studio space, located in the heart of Amsterdam.
Direction & Cinematography: Robbert Doelwijt Jr.
Edit: Atelier Munkicloud
Title track: Tim van Berkenstijn (Benny Sings)
Published as part of the featured project:
by Alexandra Hunts
Galerie Bart, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
“Employing the pencil in its rawest form – wood, carbon, graphite – Alexandra presents much of her research through applied uses of the material itself, in the form of sketches, installations, even poetry.“
“...archival photographs are essential for transmitting history and experience to new generations, because stories that contain images generate empathy, and will reach younger people in a more emotional way.“