Ivilina Kouneva; fleeting figures and the observer effect
Scientifically, the words ‘observer effect’ may refer to several different phenomena, but in general refers to changes in an observed system brought about by the act of observation. I like to imagine to myself that in some way the figures in Ivilina’s works are fleeting, subject to their own form of observer effect…
|‘In Between Realities’|
…Or perhaps the act of observing them changes our perception.
“The observer, when he seems to himself to be observing a stone, is really, if physics is to be believed, observing the effects of the stone upon himself.” – Bertrand Russell
|‘Through places and spaces I’|