hidden movement, 2018

Exhibited as part of ‘What’s Going On Upstairs’

The musical box holds a hidden movement....and the person with an eating disorder hides their obsessive need to burn calories by continuous movement through exercise.

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Measurement: 17cm x 11cm x 10cm

Process: Hand stitch (tutu)

Materials: Textile, silk threads, musical jewellery box with clockwork ballerina


Exhibited in:

‘What’s Going On Upstairs’, The Knitting & Stitching Show, Alexandra Palace, Gallery TG11, London (2018)

‘What’s Going On Upstairs’, The Knitting & Stitching Show, The RDS, Gallery TG6, Simmonscourt, Dublin, (2018)

‘What’s Going On Upstairs’, The Knitting & Stitching Show, Harrogate Convention Centre, Gallery TG2, Harrogate (2018)

14th International London Eating Disorders Conference, QEII Centre, Westminster (March 2019)