Concrete, Acrylic and black ink on concrete ceiling board
Dimensions: 61cm (H) x 122cm (W) x 3cm (D) / 24" (H) x 48" (W) x 1.2" (D)
Note: Actual colours may vary due to photography & computer settings
Estimated delivery for this item is between 12 March - 17 March
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About the art
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'Splayed' belongs to the series titled 'Pages from the Book of Spring' that fuses historical erotica of the Japanese Shunga with the abstract marks of devices associated with sex, desire and pleasure. The physical body in this work does not have its usual form or structure, eliminating its sexual signifiers and challenging notions of the male gaze. It is a re-interpretation and deconstruction of historical ideas of eroticism, objectification and sensuality that subjugate female sexuality. These artworks subvert societal norms of female pleasure, and reclaim a space for female desires by way of the assembling a cyborg and regenerating history from an alternative stand point.
Based in: Kuala Lumpur
Contemporary perceptions of female sexuality are deeply influenced by Foucauldian biopolitics, religious habituations, socio-political constructs and psychosomatic effects. The pharmacopornographic regime of the XXI century further complicates this perspective due to an exaggerated tilt towards technocapitalism, global media and bio-technologies. It is amongst these Deleuzian societies of control that Dipali …
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