The soluble capsules contain text that has been hand stitched in mirror-writing. In order to read the words it is necessary to look through the mirror. The distorted view of how eating disorder sufferers see themselves is reflected in the words, ‘bulky’, ‘gigantic’, ‘fat’....

 Photo credit: Yeshen Venema

Photo credit: Yeshen Venema

Seen through the mirror of a powder compact

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Exhibited in:

London Eating Disorder Conference, University College London (2017)

Eating Disorder International Conference, Imperial College London (2018)

Solo Gallery, The Knitting & Stitching Show, Alexandra Palace, London (11th to 14th October 2018), Simmonscourt, RDS, Dublin (8th - 11th November 2018), and Harrogate Convention Centre, Harrogate (22nd - 25th November 2018)