Notorious young artist Sarah Maple has been making waves with her confrontational work since her graduation in 2007, immediately picking up attention and collaborations with Charles Saatchi, Dolce and Gabbanna and Dazed and Confused.
Her paintings, photography, performance and mixed media sculptures frequently reference and seek to stir debate around the issues of femininity, feminism, the Muslim female identity and sexuality. We dropped Sarah a line to find out more about the notions behind her controversial images….
Interesting piece about feminism and context over at The F Word.
We are delighted to announce that our coverage of the Hackney sex-workers protests has been archived by the British Library and will be available online at http://www.webarchive.org.uk/ukwa/ forever and ever amen!
Thank you BL for including us! If you have a website or an article that you would like to lisence to the archive drop them a line; it’s super easy to submit your work and it’s a great way to contribute to future research.