Sculpture | The Weight of Waiting


This series of textile sculptures are created from hand-dyed, sewn and stuffed flesh coloured objects. The shapes indicate ambiguous anatomical growths.

The relationship of soft fabrics with rusting pipes explore emotions of being overwhelmed and catastrophising while waiting for biopsy results.

Shown alongside the sculptures are three A0 black and white photographs and sets of women’s underwear embroidered with uterus imagery.

This work was first exhibited as part of The CASS degree show in 2012 where it was highly commended. It went on to be shortlisted for REcreative’s KUSAMA OBSESSION opportunity and became REcreative’s January 2015 Critics Pick.

Posted in Art

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s