Tóia Azevedo’s main artistic research is on the concept of identity. She uses her own body to make this search: in self portraits, mixed media collages, embroidery, performance.
Gabriela Kucuruza is a young Brazilian artist who works with the expressions of bodies, existence, colors, feelings and femininity.
Continuing our haiku series with a meditation on the politics of self-love
still has my copy
i still have her copy
Three new haikus, carrying surprising water motifs, reflect on our quotidian lives.
and for you, i am tender –
bruised grape lip
bitten. mind on heart; junebug
Statues ask for almost nothing except,
“Look at me, sometimes”
And “Stop me from falling” …
As a child I was taught that my body was not
My own that it belonged
to the Church …
my first instinct is to reach
for your words. i am hungry.
your spanish is the colour of tomatoes