Category Archives: Work

Frustrated Performance/ Frustrated Body

Frustrated Performance/ Frustrated Body

Frustrated Performance/ Frustrated Body is made up of ‘Countdown‘, 2008 and ‘Countdown 28′, 2017. This is an attempt to conform to a standard and found lacking. A performance evolved to control a body which only undermines the regulation. Layering the frustration, the performance never ends, the body fails to deliver and they never meet in… Continue Reading

do undo redo

do undo redo

My partner and I have taken a journey over the past eight years into childlessness. Five of those years we were trying to have children before we stopped, grieved and moved on. Curator and writer Susan Bright describes ‘It is just a sad journey that shows that the state of being a ‘mother’ does not… Continue Reading

Little Prince

Little Prince

My partner and I have taken a journey over the past eight years into childlessness. Five of those years we were trying to have children before we stopped, grieved and moved on. Curator and writer Susan Bright describes ‘It is just a sad journey that shows that the state of being a ‘mother’ does not… Continue Reading

Once upon a time

Once upon a time

2016, photographic image. Once upon a time #2 is part of a series of photographs belonging to a larger body of work responding to my experience of trying to have children but finding myself childless. In particular this series is looking at those lost quiet moments of bedtime stories and fairy tales. Fairy tales are… Continue Reading

Balloons

Balloons

2013, video, 5 minutes. The camera is focused on a woman’s mouth. The woman blows into a balloon, with each breath the balloon inflates to fill the screen with colour. The woman then lets go of the balloon to fly around the room deflating with the sound of a whoopee cushion. The inflation and deflation is… Continue Reading

100’s & 1000’s

100’s & 1000’s

2013, video, 42.30 minutes. 100’s & 1000’s starts focused on a pile of 100’s & 1000’s, all colours mixed together for a riotous party. A woman’s hand sorts the sugary balls into separate coloured piles, organising and bringing order to the world. Sample of the video work 100’s & 1000’s Exhibitions For Sale: baby shoes,… Continue Reading

I AM Erased

I AM Erased

2013, video, 4 minutes, looped. From a child I assumed that I would have children one day. This long felt belief has become part of who I am, part of my identity. As an infertility survivor I know I wont have children, but I still can’t believe it. I find myself in an identity crises,… Continue Reading

I AM

I AM

2012, cross stitch, 370x170mm. From a child I assumed that I would have children one day. This long felt belief has become part of who I am, part of my identity. As an infertility survivor I know I wont have children, but I still can’t believe it. I find myself in an identity crises, or… Continue Reading

Untitled (Rainbow)

Untitled (Rainbow)

2010, photograph. Untitled (Rainbow) comes from a larger body of work entitled Spinning in my Mother’s Garden: a search for subjectivity. This research looked into the possibility of female subjectivity in a society based in patriarchy. Navigating feminist thought through equality, difference and androgyny and considering the theories of Irigaray, Derrida, Kristeva and others. Other works from… Continue Reading

Untitled (Bulb)

Untitled (Bulb)

2009, video, 2 minutes, looped. Untitled (Bulb) comes from a larger body of work entitled ‘Spinning in my Mother’s Garden: a search for subjectivity‘. This research looked into the possibility of female subjectivity in a society based in patriarchy. Navigating feminist thought through equality, difference and androgyny and considering the theories of Irigaray, Derrida, Kristeva and… Continue Reading

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