Project 2 – Masquerades – Research

Nikki Lee’s series Projects sees her transform herself into many different subcultures, so that she seamlessly blends into to a group. What you notice from the set is the images are not constructed, and she has clearly not taken the photographs (as she is in them), and so they feel much more believable and natural.  By them […]

Project 1 – Autobiographical Self-portraiture – Research

Francesca Woodman most frequently utilised technique was the time exposure, which had the effect of blurring and diffusing her figure, and contributes largely to the evanescent, yearning quality of these ethereal meditations upon the pain of existence. Her imagery might be considered usefully as a series of stills from an extended theatrical performance – dancelike in […]