Printmaking And Contemporary Practise, Limerick School of Art and Design
New Generation Gallery 2019
Coming out as gay opened my perception of masculinity, sexuality and gender. Using experiences with male behaviour in straight and gay men, I critique the expressions of masculinity. I use imagery of paradise and pastoral settings to represent my own psyche. Fisherian Runaway is a sexual selection mechanism found in birds and is explored through visuals to express the performative habits of men.
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