Hualien Stone Sculpture Museum

Groddeck’s Hat

Groddeck’s Hat
It is a hat covering the human’s brain, working constantly each day and night. Is trying to control different thoughts of brain, such as instinct, intelligence, unconscious, conscious and more. The Artist Maria Rucker tries to express her struggle during the creation process through this art, and the inspiration is from a scholar, Groddeck, who is a psychoanalyst in Sigmund Freud period. This subject is about the scholar’s hat . The top rough surface is maintained the original structure, and there is a hole in front of the hat as a channel to imply something unexpected always happens out of your daily routine.
  • Administration: Hualien County Cultural Affairs Bureau   Keep
  • Location:Hualien County Cultural Affairs Bureau Campus
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