The distance between outstretched arms, the width
of the human thumb, a full stride (from heel to heel),
the weight a person can carry, the time it takes to blink.
Hmmmmm resonates between a number of references
ranging from the experience and ideas about time,
measure, perception, and some visual vocabulary of
mathematics; the golden spiral, root 2 rectangles
and human-based units of measure; Mater’s own body.
Works behave like rotating and resonating arrangements
of moments where time is both tool and material.
Flowing over and into each other, revealing a greater
logic by the forced attention of optical devices and
filtered through Mater’s idiosyncratic way of seeing
and documenting. They are oscillating between
representation and abstraction, while trying to move
into a direction towards which we can not point.