Selfies stitched in Lockdown 2020

Intimacy and distance are constantly negotiated throughout the process of stitching the selfies. Shifting from the photographic image to the pencil on cloth and then embedding the image and line with thread. This process pushes me away from myself and retains a sense of safety in what I chose to share publicly. I creates a safe space to re-present images of myself.

Authorship

Three texts that I have been studying have helped me understand where I sit within my practice and specific projects … More