Each of these sculptures create visual narratives of my chronic pain. When I experience a heaviness in my body the clay is pushed from underneath itself, teared in response to sharpness, rolled upon itself when I feel a builed up of pressure…
This cathartic process allowed me to externalise the internal and forced me to instantly describe the pain istead of reacting to it.
I later filmed the process of making the sculptures allowing the responsive nature of clay & the body to communicate my pain experience.

Sculpture 18, paper clay52x64cm

Sculpture 20, paper clay34x57cm

Sculpture 07, St Thomas Clay, 21x27cm

Sculpture 06, Grogged White Clay, 22x31cm

Sculpture 10, porcelain, string, 10x8cm


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