SHAPING GEOGRAPHIES: Art | Woman | Southeast Asia | She's Closer Than You Think 2019 | Gajah Gallery

In 2019, I learnt of my close friend’s unexpected (and traumatic) discovery of her grandmother’s secret past as a coerced Comfort Woman for the Japanese military during the latter’s teenage years. 

I created this work for her. Read more

She's Closer Than You Think 2019 (Detail 31: Burnt gaps)
She's Closer Than You Think 2019 (Detail 34: Face throught burnt gaps)
She's Closer Than You Think 2019 (Detail 11: Face through burnt gap)
She's Closer Than You Think 2019 (bottom half)
She's Closer Than You Think 2019 (Detail 12: Face through burnt gap)
She's Closer Than You Think 2019 (Detail 13: Face through burnt gap)
She's Closer Than You Think 2019 (Exhibition View 2)

     © Suzann Victor 2020