Lot 19 - Suzie Silk - Bird
Photography and cyanotype on paper
Signed on Verso
This auction is raising proceeds for The Hepatitis C Trust
Curated by Women in Art
Suzie Silk's work combines various photographic practices, including pinhole photography and cyanotypes, to explore themes around identity. Her work is inspired and in response to her own personal experiences as a woman, and from broader observations about society, culture, language, history, art and literature.
BA Photography Nottingham Trent University
Women in Art Tim May Memorial Prize 2023 Women in art fair 2023 Mall Galleries Roundhouse London 2023
Statement about AOAP Submitted Artwork
'Bird' is the first in a series of a larger project titled 'Animal' that looks at derogatory language used about and around women, and seeks to reclaim the words through satirical narratives and characters.
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