i remember remembering

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"Decomposing family VHS footage has been digitally converted and further manipulated in attempt to reach or to be closer to someone or something" - LD.

First exhibited in the group show No One is Sovereign in Love, MEANWHILE, 24th May - 10th June 2017, Wellington with Aliyah Winter, Ruby Joy, Robbie Handcock, Freya Daly Sadgrove and Alexandra Hollis.

“In Laura Duffy’s work, one’s return to a lost love object appears was thoroughly mediated, whether through intimate archives, obsolete technologies, or the failures of memory. In Laura’s work, though, the failures of memory to bring about a satisfying return is not necessarily something to be disavowed. It’s an obstacle, but one that must be dealt with as a precondition for loving at all.” - Simon Gennard

In memory of Fynn Duffy.