Abuse Abstracts. From the body of work Unmaking the Menstruating Body

 

Installation

29.7cm x 42cm 

6 colour prints on cotton fabric

Conceptual photography series consisting of 6 pieces of women underwear, painted by the artist with her menstrual blood, and photographed. Work explores the emotional effects of abusive practices on women through the shape of the stains and the folding of the cloths, leading the audience gaze to feelings of loss, shame, anger, and pain, among others.