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principium individuationis describes the manner in which something is distinguished from something else.

this series of manipulated portraits looks at identity in personal relationships and the ways in which people inevitably leave a mark on each other. this give and take is represented through the transposition of physical characteristics, creating a visual manifestation of psychological influence.

composite, clockwise from top left: rosie, jamie, self, erica

portraits, left to right:
erica / right ear
jamie / nose
rosie / mouth
jamie / left eye area
erica / teeth
rosie / nose
erica / right arm
self / rosie's mouth, erica's right ear, jamie's right eye