Sarah Maple

Sarah Maple - Surface and SurfacePaintings challenging traditional notions of religion, identity and the societal role of women from Sussex based Artist Sarah Maple. Touted as ‘the new heir to Tracey Emin’s throne’, Sarah’s upbringing as a muslim in a mixed religion family (Muslim and Christian) has made issues of identity an important part of her work.

“to give my audience food for thought. I believe comedy is a great tool to achieve this, which is why I choose to portray my conceptual ideas through a light-hearted and tongue-in-cheek approach”. Sarah Maple about her work

You can see more of Sarah Maple’s taboo breaking, gender, religion and identity charged photography here and on her blog.

www.sarahmaple.com

Sarah Maple - Surface and Surface

Sarah Maple - Surface and Surface

Sarah Maple - Surface and Surface

Sarah Maple - Surface and Surface

Sarah Maple - Surface and Surface

Sarah Maple - Surface and Surface

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2 comments
  1. Insightful work by Sarah M. I like her thought process. We need more art that touch the boundaries of these issues.

    • Mark said:

      Glad you like the post, there’s a good interview with Sarah Maple here:
      http://spoonfedblog.com/2008/10/sarah-maple-interview-transcript/

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