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My practice is concerned with the fabric of life, the DNA of our personal and cultural experiences. I am a processed based artist who uses a range of media to explore issues relating to genetic screening and future representations of self. 'Distinctive Not Alien' is a research and development project funded by Arts Council intending to explore how socially engaged arts practice can create opportunities for public debate about genetic screening.
15 November 2015
Since my last blog, I have been thinking about the importance of depicting multiple viewpoints relating to genetic screening in the final piece of work. In particular, the choice of materials will be integral to the way the concept is explored. I have been considering a range of options but I am most drawn to the idea of printing on glass, to create multiple layers where sometimes text is visible and sometimes the negative spaces become equally important. The text will...