Posts tagged "vulnerability"
September babies

September babies

A series of observational drawings made from a photograph taken shortly after the birth of my first child.
Second born

Second born

A book created using documentary photography to record the work of a mother caring for her young child.
New borns

New borns

A series of mono prints exploring images of new born babies.
hand holding-standing-hugging

hand holding-standing-hugging

"A series of observational drawings from a mothers perspective exploring the intimate relationship that she holds with her child."
M(other) Icons

M(other) Icons

This series of  ink and pencil drawings was shown as part of a solo exhibition, M(other) at the Chapman Gallery, The University of Salford, 2008. Dr Jaques Rangasamy of The University of Salford has written a review of this exhibition.
First Born

First Born

"A book created using documentary photography and prose to reflect upon a mothers time spent with her first child."
Dr Jacques Rangasamy review of M(other) exhibition

Dr Jacques Rangasamy review of M(other) exhibition

"When asked what he considered was the greatest act of heroism he knew, Mahatma Gandhi replied that it the one performed by the mother who woke up in the middle of the night to find that her baby had wet the mattress they were sharing, and who exchanged places to ensure that the baby slept...
Land poem song

Land poem song

Sargeant sings a version of Aretha Franklins’ I say a little prayer. A song of loss set in a suburban landscape. A woman’s identity disintegrates into her environment as she reflects upon a failed relationship.
the birthday party

the birthday party

Scenes from the Asylum Wall

Scenes from the Asylum Wall

Abandoned Doll

Abandoned Doll

A small observational painting depicting a headless doll found at Brockhall Village. The doll has the number “239” written on its chest in biro, badly stained, and crudely made out of canvas. It was found in between a broken floorboard space of the derelict hospital together with plastic beads, combs and other small christmas cracker...
Patient

Patient

Patient was made during an artists residency between 1995 and 1997 at Brockhall Village, Lancashire. Brockhall Village was being developed from a derelict mental asylum into a luxury secure housing estate by the property tycoon Gerald Hitman. Brockhall Village was built in 1904 as an Inebriate Women’s Reforatory, and closed down in 1992 as part...