ST. NELL'S RESIDENCY
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Boobs Doing Things: Mastectomy Nails
Choosing to mark each step of her breast cancer diagnosis at 30 and her subsequent surgeries,
this client has created an anthropomorphic-boob tradition.
The process--from brainstorming to sketching to painting--
is at once silly and therapeutic,
whimsical and caustic,
full of levity and anger,
and the results are absurdist re-imaginings
of a reality that is anything but funny.
Here are just a few:
The Saddest Nails in the World
Every time I saw this client he had a singular request:
"I want the saddest nails in the world."
In 2018 I presented an hour-long talk at SXSW called