For Muldrow is clearly in the grip of an archetype, an enduring primordial image
of himself as a man-beast, simultaneously hunter and hunted, predator and prey.
The unsatisfied yearning of the artist reaches back to the primordial image
in the unconscious, which is best fitted to compensate for the inadequacy and one-sidedness of the present.
On one of the walls is a suitably primordial image
of a stylised sun setting behind mountains, painted by the Italian artist Enzo Cucchi.
These archaic, almost primordial images
of British Columbia place the structures of water control in a historical context, tracing the story of water from the ancient to the modern, and back again.
The exhibition consists of artist books that draw their central ideas from primordial images
, archetypes, ancient rituals and texts, folklore and mythology.
the one hand, and of the suggestive power of primordial images
They are primordial images
that cannot be represented, but which manifest themselves in their content, archetypal images or ideas (Jacobi, 1953/1970).
Jung once wrote that the power of literature inheres in its sometimes unconscious expressions of primordial images