Currently grappling with the concept that women are not encouraged to support each other socially and professionally. Instead, we live in a world where girl on girl hate is common.
What would a relationship between two women look like if it was encouraged and nurtured by society? This body of work is hoping to reimagine what those relationships may look like a well as disrupt the current system that turns women against each other.
Currently working with modern dancers Therese Ronco and Lucy Wild alongside Mónika Izing, Ayano Ganaha, and Alice Johnston to explore what support looks like physically and to create a language of support through body movement.
Created 2014 - present
We Are Women: Self Support to Support Others
(NOT) MY HOME
This body of work examines ideas of loneliness embedded within the essence of a place. Between moving from Baltimore to New York City, I paused in New Jersey to live in my mother’s childhood home. I struggled to find where I temporarily fit into her past and present, within a space she left many years ago.
Designed to examine how sleep affects the physical body while attending college - a place notorious for erratic sleep schedules. One photograph was taken before and after sleep.