Temptation

Temptation

This work explores the complexity of sexual identity and gender. It was inspired by drag performances where men alter their bodies to appear as women. I was permitted to photograph performers while doing hair and makeup prior to a performance. One performer, Chocolat, granted me the … Read more

Corset I

Altered Ego Series I: Corset, 6.25 in x 2.75 x 1 inch

I have an interest in historic fashion.  Corsets, their construction and ability to distort the body, are of particular interest to me.  To weave this tiny tapestry corset I printed a pattern from a book.  Then with tape and scissors worked out how to lay it out … Read more