Throughout this pandemic I’ve watched as many concepts I hold dear have been appropriated and repeatedly distorted until superficial slogans are all that remains. A mantra conceived to hide a behavior that’s in opposition to its content.

This was a tiny exercise in reclimation.

Reminiscence by Hélène Vogelsinger

As part of the practice behind Hélène Vogelsinger‘s modular synth compositions, the French singer and sound designer explores abandoned places and connects with their energies to create immersive and suspended moments. “I love the fact that they have layers of stories and histories, with different occupants, often crossing times, and always full of beautiful and melancholic poetry,” she says.