This is a collection of work using humour to break attitudes towards gender, gender-based traditions, sexuality, and reproduction. Tube Tied was created using vintage garments I found on a road trip to south-eastern BC, which brought up memories of family road trips, and my relationship with my reluctant mother. A Winter Sex--I Mean Set alludes to the Scandinavian tradition in which young women would knit mittens for their prospective husband. My House My Rules combines a generation of women, represented by the vintage gown, who had little agency over their sexuality and reproduction, with the current generation who are empowered to own property, control their reproduction, and exert their sexuality as they wish.
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