This artwork is in the form of five hospital identity bracelets which shrink sequentially in size as the eating disorder takes hold of the malnourished body. The text is drawn from a conversation had with a young anorexic woman who was admitted into emergency care on a number of occasions. Each bracelet is stitched with the motif of a cannulaโ€ฆ

 Photo credit: Yeshen Venema

Photo credit: Yeshen Venema

Exhibited in:

London Eating Disorder Conference, University College London (2017)

Eating Disorder International Conference, Imperial College London (2018)

'The Mr X Stitch Guide to Cross Stitch' at Standen House National Trust Property, West Sussex, (1st Sep - 11 Nov 2018)