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• The psychology of the house is a catalyst of stimulation for my
Emmy Horvath
[email protected] @emmyhorvath
  Where Does the Building End and the Body Begin Hardwood and Glass
70cm x 60cm x 20cm
Oil on Canvas
60cm x 60cm x 7cm
Inner Room Composition (House)
Oil and Wood
120cm x 60cm x 20cm
thoughts and workings, where the house acts as a self-portrait; they are the faces of the souls of their inhabitant. The world changes as you move from the outside to the inside of a space, and architecture relates to the body in such a way that is so intrinsically linked to the way in which we understand ourselves.
And so, the home has a way of gathering into itself the soul’s aspirations and expresses them through symbols, to find the
forms which reveal man to himself. This is what my work is about; I place myself within my work, into the world through my houses and rooms in which I create.

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