Danai Simou is an artist based in Athens, Greece. From 2008 until 2017 she has been working on her ongoing project WORMS. It is a study on how inflictive memories can affect the present time. A research on sexuality, the human body, Simou’s fears and desires, either through the use her own body or her close surroundings. Shot from the time she was seventeen years old until now. Simou has used DSLR, mirrorless, compact cameras and smartphones.
Cremains Nights melted down By the light of dawn Isolation Hands worn down From digging in The depths Of arid land Spirit’s ground I keep hold of Worms of unavailing recollection Inside polished coffins Sucking out And they repay