Related Objects
Current Location:
Zumberge Administration (JHZ) -> 4th Floor (JHZ)
Location Notes:
JHZ; 4th Flr.; Next to Rm. 4035

Inside Out!: Dionne (12)

Artwork
Identifier:
2016.5.1
Artist:
Sarah Wong
Credit:
Gift of the Artist
Medium:
Photograph
Date:
2010
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 43 in Width: 35.25 in
Description:
A young girl with curly hair and a freckle face turns her face toward the camera. A brown moth is resting on the stomach of her white floral shirt.
Historical Context:
Sarah Wong studied at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie for Visual Art and Design and works regularly for The New York Times, the Science and Health supplement. She is intrigued by Identity, her latest search for identity are the transcending florals. What happens when we get in touch with our authentic self? Her compassionate portraits from cross-gender children, looking for a new identity, were published in international newspapers: Le Monde and Huffington Post. In July 2015, Al Jazeera America filmed the photo project for an audience of 60 million people.

Library of Congress Subjects:
Gender
Feminism
Identity
Women