| Silent Voices - real women - real bodies |
| to show how absolutely beautiful they are |
Ongoing project on body image and self image
A woman's relationship with her body is constantly influenced by outside forces. The constant stream of photoshopped and unattainable images combined with the cultural emphasis on beauty as a woman's worth, deeply affect women's body image and self worth.
Recent studies in the US show that 78% of 17 year old girls are unhappy with their physical appearance. Social media combined with the aforementioned stream of images are mayor contributing factors.
This series reflects on a woman's desire to be seen, inseparably coupled with her simultaneous impulse to hide herself.