what I want to say is
2020, matchsticks on MDF board
what I want to say is explores repetition as an emotionally rife yet ineffective action. With over 1250 matchsticks, the creation of an earnest statement
is ultimately an act of futility, reflecting on the notion of yearning and whether sentimentality lingers if the text no longer exists. The act of burning becomes both a catharsis of one’s feelings and its self-preservation. The video is the only record of the original text.