Childhood memories are the stimulus for many of Nord’s productions. In them, everyday objects often play key roles. She relates that she, ‘with the help of universal symbolic expressions, tries to capture the complexity that emerges through the melting together of apparently trivial, yet nevertheless constitutive single events’. This approach enables us as viewers to glimpse how something that seems meaningless can actually become part of the basis for our worldview – for how we define ourselves and the world around us.