the silence
       
     
Feminism Death Plaque
       
     
where are all the Lesbians
       
     
trauma drawing #2
       
     
the silence
       
     
the silence

"They never listen, they never learn"

Concrete bell in bell jar 

work produced as part of a packet of crisps and a bottle of coke about growing up during the Yorkshire ripper murders.

the sub title  "they never listen they never learn" taken from the hoax tape which was sent to the police during the investigation. 

Feminism Death Plaque
       
     
Feminism Death Plaque

Bronze Feminism Death Plaque

exhibited equals exhibition blank space Manchester

The death of Feminism is a term some say that women have now got full equality so there is nothing left to fight for.

i played with this term and thought it fitting to honour feminism with a death plaque.

Death plaques were give to the next of kin of servicemen and women who died in ww1

 

where are all the Lesbians
       
     
where are all the Lesbians

My old pair of Doc Martin boots hanging,

"Shoe dangling, or shoe flinging, is the practice of throwing shoes whose shoelaces have been tied together so that they hang from overhead wires such as power lines or telephone cables. The practice is used to show that drug dealers and gangs are present in the area."

 

trauma drawing #2
       
     
trauma drawing #2

charcoal/pastels on paper

I produced a series of drawings while undergoing a major operation. This is Trauma Drawing #2 from the series of 5 drawings.