Part of a body of work that explores the vulnerability of queer bodies, examining powerful or protective symbols. I am particularly curious about the very different vulnerabilities that arise within queer spaces and relationships, such as negotiating intimacy and power dynamics.
Balaclava.q (June 2020) online
Pack Midlands showcase, online (May 2020)
Just Pants (2020)
focuses on queer bodies, employing forms and structures that might be perceived as armour, but also as an attempt to attract or seduce. There is a difficult tension created by the act of seeking attention that inevitably leads to anxieties about being exposed, vulnerable or being insufficient. It is the desire for the very thing that creates stressful situations that fascinates me as much as the strategies employed to cope with stress.
Clifford Chance London Pride exhibition (June-September 2021)
Transmission Art (September 2020)
Project Art 19, Drugipagaca (July 2020)
Balaclava.q (June 2020)