The Botanical Studies series are paintings of medicinal plants used to treat political problems.
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In this series I explore alternatives ways of depicting women in the classical styles and themes of art history.
These paintings belong to the Art Stories series, with alternative themes and styles to art history classics.
The three graces are a common theme in the history of art. In this case they are Life, Death and Love. The paintings belong to the Art Stories series.
Animated natures is a series of paintings where I mix a kind of animistic ecology with stereotypes around women, such as the femininity of certain colours or concepts, or witchcraft.
Series of paintings 2016-2017.
Inspired by the artists Hannah Höch and stereotypes about women.
The feminist gooseneck barnacles are characters that I use to illustrate situations or thoughts related to the texts in my blog.
Video. HD 49″. 2015
Economics is a video about the damaging effect that manipulating economic theories can have on society. The words are displaced and end up macabre.
Video. HD 1′ 10″. 2015
Motherhood can be so strange and natural. In this video I sing a lullaby to my daughter that my mother and my grandmother used to sing.
Video. HD 1′ 13″. 2015
Sometimes we choke on our own conformism and decide that we are not going to contribute to the disaster any longer.
Video. HD 1′ 33″. 2013
Game rules: you are an infant formula milk manufacturer. Breast milk decreases your profit. You must stop the babies from reaching the breast.
Magnificum lacte is a series of drawings that I made while my daughter slept after breastfeeding. I was inspired by the archetype of the madonna with baby.
‘I will resist the tyranny of expectations’ are self-portraits done with texts on my reflexions during pregnancy. Ink on paper, various sizes.
For 30 years I have been trying to wear this is an illustration with text and sewing patterns. A comment on the failure of neoliberalism.
Video. HD 11′ 50″. 2011
“What you recognise to be inferior you must immediately leave behind. Lingering with negativity invites a disaster now” I Ching
Video. HD 1’ 41”. 2010
“If you rely on another for your peace of mind, your balance is lost” I Ching
Drawings and collage. 2008
Sketch art books exploring text and images for the video Unadapted
Illustration of woman working wearing blue stockings for Jane Stevenson’s article in xyx28: encrypted feminist magazine.