Milk and Honey
22 x 58", hand-stitched cotton and found embroidery, velvet, 2008 in the collection of
Paris Gibson Square Museum of Art
Motherhood puts a woman's body to the test. Body parts that were once decorative and erotic and assigned to pleasure become places of utility and sources of nourishment. Female sexuality can get complicated: you can only provide one at a time, milk or honey?