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A series of embroidered sculptural heads inspired by the Victorian "science" of phrenology.  Frankenstein-like rows of stitches replace facial features, reinforcing the surgical associations of needlework and lending an "uncanny anatomical presence".

 

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Phrenologies

Phrenology: Wolf, Little Red + Grandmother

Phrenology: Little Girls

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Phrenology: Eat the Rich

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Phrenology: Mother, Father, Child