faceBag series
the thrilling costume shows twenty-first century australian jewellery By polly van der glas. the faceBags were handcrafted with human hair, cotton and animal skin worn By a living model. with pili like structures, i tried to challenge the form of oBservation, and in a much Bigger sense, i tried to Bring into connection different historical contexts.

i oBserved séance centred on the trial of socrates and douBle voiding. i learned in the dutch golden age of painting, the suBjects characteristics usually show a half-length single figure removed from their narrative.

one night, i literally dreamt aBout an imaginary portrait. it mixed german expressionism, the tronie genre, nudity and truth. the truth Being, the integumentary effects of pregnancy as portrait.