how we see ourselves, how others see us, how we might change that.
masks help us to blend in with the crowd, sometimes our efforts are laughable, sometimes that’s the point. Workshops with young people explored this idea, exaggerating the common tropes of wigs, beards and glasses to enjoy the possibilities of trying out alternative identities.
I am very attached to certain items of culinary items, they come up time and again in my artwork. Glassware reacts with light in ways that I love photographing and works well as photo-polymer etchings, I’ve been exhibiting these works at Spike Print Studio in Bristol and also at this year’s Jamaica Street Open Studios
Postscript: Has Cornelia Parker seen my work? I notice that she is following a similar line of enquiry.