Stephen Cruise, ‘In fullness/absentness of… (a time)’, 2017, The TELUS Health Brain Project
Stephen Cruise, ‘In fullness/absentness of… (a time)’, 2017, The TELUS Health Brain Project
Stephen Cruise, ‘In fullness/absentness of… (a time)’, 2017, The TELUS Health Brain Project
Stephen Cruise, ‘In fullness/absentness of… (a time)’, 2017, The TELUS Health Brain Project

The artist has applied the United Nations – some 196 countries – to the surface of the brain. Each flag has been hand-painted and where necessary, a hand-cut print of a country's emblem adhered.

Memory and identity are made evident with the entanglement of our world community. The colour of our streamers inhabits our collective blue marble while revealing whole regions that have lost remembrance, incompleteness and cognition.

About Stephen Cruise

Canadian, based in Toronto, ON, Canada