Psychic Splitting

“In the realm of phantasy, repression remains all-powerful; it brings about the inhibitors of ideas in statu nascendi before they can be consciously noticed, should catharsis of them be likely to occasion the release to ‘pain’. This is the weak place of our mental organization, which can be utilized to bring back the supremacy of our principal thought processes, which had already become rational. “

FREUD, Sigmund: “Formulations Regarding the Two Principles in Mental Functioning” (1911)

Atsuko Tanaka. Electric Dress. 1957.Atsuko Tanaka, “Electric Dress”, 1957.