Michelle Rogers PritzlMichelle Rogers Pritzl

” I am interested in anamnesis- the act of remembrance, and the tension between personal history and present life.  Traumatic events mark us, change us, stay with us.  Though time moves us towards recovery, there often remains a compulsion to act out that which was most painful  I create self-portraits using physical metaphors that speak of ties to time, to the past.  These tableaus, symbolic of the affect of trauma on the psyche, contain a character that moves…”