death love gods

Mother love shape arts @ city of london 2013 knit happens @ scarborough 2010 woodstock arts fest @ woodstock

knitted sculpture / garment as body / stages of motherhood / sacrifice / protection / self identity / emotional intelligence / diversity /
various yarn / knitting / crochet / steel pins / rust / linen cloths

 

love (pain) shape arts @ city of london 2013 lux festival @ goodramgate York 2007

garment as body / drawing with thread / textile sculpture / mutism / neurodiversity / deviant / love / grief / emotional intelligence
felt / silk / canvas / brass pins /

 

little gods @ various locations uk 2008

paganism / ritual / climate change / futility / transient art / idols ritually placed in public spaces / hidden / left to decay / public art
felt / rice / feathers / plant matter /

 

frigga deviant art festival @ pumphaus trollhatten 2006

textile as sculpture / textile as body / female divinity / pagan mythology / womanhood / drawings made within the artist’ body / self identity / fertility
silk / wax / blood / copper thread / tampons / gold leaf / rotting foliage and grass

 

grief art for everyone @ psyche middlesborough 2005 degree show @ york st johns university 2005

garment as body / grief /
textile / sculpture / torn edges / thread as drawings / emotional expression / antique garment / found garments / silk / wool / invisible thread

 

Brigid Homage to the goddess @ st mary’s church woodstock 2009 @ lammas festival 2008 @ York minster 2005

female divinity / gender and god / paganism / investigating conventions in religious iconography / public art
ritual / burial / burning / garments / dresses / blood / rust / silk / canvas / pins / copper wire / gold leaf /

 

Hiroshima commission @ york st john’s university, york 2005
@ hida takayama art gallery, hida takayama, japan 2005

commissioned to commemorate planting of hiroshima peace tree sapling at york st john’s university. meditation on loss also performed at hida takayama gallery, japan.
sculpture / performance / peace / nuclear war / grief / loss / violence / meditative acts / repetition / deconstruction /
silk / wax / thread / steel tacks / carbon fibre