This piece came about after i read the book 'Cunt' The making of it, from meditation and planning, to carrying out the action was a cathartic process in which I reconnected with some of the deeper things it means to be female. Part video performance - part animation I make the repetitive action of breaking an egg , reconnecting to the periods which I have not experienced for years due to my use of contraceptives. It reflects a process in which I confronted many of the things I have been afraid of about my own body. As I grow older I become more and more aware of the transience in reality, and more aware of the schisms in society separating me from natural processes in nature and in myself. This is a step towards reconciliation, ready for the journey ahead.
part video performance - part animation (2012)