Apotropaeic Circle (2018)
Susan Brinkhurst

Projection with white cotton, wool and stitch. 

Letheringham Lodge has witches marks. The marks, made to ward off a variety of common evils that could beset a household and its family, might be seen today as superstitious nonsense but our continual search for spiritual meaning and well-being has pushed us to look again at old and tried methods. In today’s turbulent and unsettling times what have we got to lose?