Barefoot and Pregnant

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 Before, 2002, Oil on canvas, 36 x 24”

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 After, 2002, Watercolor on paper, 12 x 9”

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 Harem, 2001, Oil on canvas, 14 x 52”

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 Nine Months, 2000, Pencil, marker, watercolor on paper, 7 x 5” each

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 Tai Chi 1, 2000, Charcoal on paper, 104 x 72”

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 Tai Chi 2, 2000, Charcoal on paper, 96 x 60”

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 Tai Chi 3, 2000, Charcoal on paper, 102 x 60”

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 Tai Chi 4, 2000, Charcoal on paper, 102 x 60”

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 Two Towers, 2002, Styrofoam prints and thread on paper, 96 x 26” each

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 Two Towers (detail)

Barefoot and Pregnant  - The women in these paintings and drawings are simultaneously self-portraits and universal fertility icons. The evolving tale of each body speaks of an intensely personal story, as well as an on-going life epic.