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Turning to Stone
2013
oil and wax on canvas
69 x 27
Imagery in "Turning to Stone" references the hierarchy of power that the beauty industry is erected on and sustained by. The dimensions of the works, Turning to Stone, resonates with those required for a career in modeling- and depicts fashion figures totemically as deity icons in a temple frieze, -‘biblically’ turning to stone in contemplation of accessories.