Disco Meerkat
Cosmic Pilgrim

Date: 2015
Size: 900 x 1200 mm


By the canal there was an old chalet. It was an odd concrete box that resembled a prison cell from the outside. Vines of multicoloured lights led us through a leafy passage to a forest-like clearing. To my right, a handful of kids were huddled around a bonfire. To my left, an abandoned piano.

That night we danced in the flames of hell. Around me demons frolicked, their limbs mangled and contorting, their faces beaming with euphoric disfiguration. Beside the bathroom mirror under the glow of a dim light, I noticed the words ‘Don’t forget to go home'.