My core concept was to explore gender and sexuality through my own photography
and creative exploration. My concept was to divide gender by subject into
three sections: biological, social and sexual constructions.
My goal started out to complete several still images that stood up as
bodies of work, regardless of my theme. These images were shown at the
Vagina Monologues, Chapel Spirituality show, and the Farm House Art show.
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I then began transforming my gender images into abstracted line drawings.
My inspiration behind this was to first utilize a large majority of my
images and second, the work of Andy Warhol. So, after some thoughtful
manipulation, I decided to simplify and abstract the images by altering
the color and highlighting the contour to make the gender more ambiguous.
I decided to combine these drawings with contrasting words that I find
gender relevant, and create a movie with Final Cut Pro, combining this
Look for more of my digital work in years to come.olv