“soft radical” inflatables

In an ever-evolving series of works, Goldendean presents moments of radical softness celebrating the right of bodies like theirs to be seen as beautiful, safe, and loveable. Living breathing, inflatable sculptures that tenderly defy the social violence that would rather see bodies like ours triggered and traumatised, invisible and erased. The tenderqueer resists – critical of tempting hypervisibility again – the artist asks how we let ourselves feel when it is safer for us to be invulnerable? In these “comfort objects”, Goldendean is developing intimate works at the intersection of art and love… 

  • Big Fat Light MerQueer @NDSM
  • Big Fat Light MerQueer @NDSM Amsterdam 2021
  • Big Fat Light MerQueer @NDSM Amsterdam 2021
  • Breathe - Light inflatables @Spier Light Festival 2019
  • Breathe - Light inflatables @Spier Light Festival 2019
  • Breathe - Light inflatables @Spier Light Festival 2019