She's Pregnant Again

2005

Wilkes, Cathy
Cathy Wilkes positions, presents and arranges objects drawn from domestic and industrial environments, and studies the language and iconography of such items in their new-found order. She explores human agency and labour, and her large assemblages mainly reference the feminine body and mind. Banal,everyday objects assume a greater collective identity as they are positioned in a seemingly chaotic arrangement, echoing the concept of the 'ready-mades', where existing objects were adopted to reflect and critique human endeavour.
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  • Material description: mixed media
  • Credit line: © the artist
  • Theme: Undefined
  • Medium: Installation
  • Accession number: ACC8/2005

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