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Divided

‘Divided’ explores ideas of borders and boundaries as a place of conflict. Separated bones metaphorically reference ideas of unidentified human remains at borders but also other bounded lines,…

Reconcile

I have referenced the act of making clothing. Memories of the clothes made that now act as a form of identification. The empty space within the fabric and…

ReGroup

During conflict remains are not often found complete. Fragile memory held within remains enable forensic teams to identify individuals after atrocity. Skin is a border that protects us…

Abscission

Encapsulating the moment of death in the minds of survivors, an imagined memory. Lead casts of the empty space left after the impact of a bullet hang over…

Heartland I & II

Casts taken from the inner space of the heart. A space that cannot be seen in life. They look like bone fragments but is unclear what they are…

8372 cards Memorial art project by artist Katie Taylor

8372 Cards

8372 cards memorial is a participatory art project created to commemorate the 23rd anniversary of the fall of Srebrenica, during the war in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Between 1991…

Lie Down Art exploring Bosnian war

Lie Down

During the beginning stages of the war in Bosnia and Herzegovina, many Bosnian Muslims were required to wear a white arm band and hang a white flag/sheet on…

Evaporate

Evaporate – textile art that explores loss. Singularly alone, the feeling of loss – lonely, empty, bleak and tearful. Evaporation also reminds us of the soul leaving the body and…

Sum

Installation art about death, Sum explores identity and individuality within a mass grave. Mass graves contain the remains of many individuals each with their own memories and individuality. Research in…

Momentary

Fragile memory is delicate and brief, memories only partially remembered, brief glimpses of our past but almost always incomplete. beef casing and bone ash