“What strikes me is the fact that in our society, art has become something which is related only to objects and not to individuals, or to life. That art is something which is specialized or which is done by experts who are artists. But couldn’t everyone’s life become a work of art? Why should the lamp or the house be an art object, but not our life?” – Michel Foucault
These works were made whilst studying fine art at Cardiff University and are responses to various subject matter. For many years my mother suffered ill health due to a brain tumour. It is this and other histories which preoccupy me when thinking about mass extinction, climate change and plastic pollution.