Victoria’s technicolor self-portraits collide retail remedy, New Age self-diagnosis, and a private model that brings new meanings to pop psychology. Pulling from her bookshelf and off the classic rack, Victoria scans her wardrobe and typically lingerie to assemble excessive res collages. The artist sacrifices her personal clothes, realizing such ephemera into scattered assemblages. Adorned on the floor are the stays of her sentimental paraphernalia that create a rigidity between the reminiscence of the factor and the thing itself.
Victoria’s portraiture swaps out faces with books, the diaries of self-diagnosis resting on clothes. Reflecting what sometimes lies round on her mattress or desk prime, the artist produces collages into house treatments, determined for a treatment. Victoria’s private results evolve past the utility of her genuine self into the symbols of an inventive persona. By this quick and simple scanning, a metamorphosis happens within the clothes she used to put on and a stash of self-help books, now a part of a brand new profilicity. Bringing a e book to the seashore is an effective way to cross the time, however matching the duvet along with your bikini is extra enjoyable!
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