Anatomy Lesson 2

Still working on the idea of the anatomy lesson, I decided to reconfigure the tableau to include one of the female mannequins that I acquired at the Eastside Culture Crawl and graffiti text from various places in the downtown eastside of Vancouver,  an area in the process of social evolution and gentrification, as a kind of anonymous “talk back” to the proceedings in the foreground. Since the anatomy theatre was a privileged space,  one from which the socially disadvantaged would have been excluded, I could imagine a group of the dispossessed pearing in through a window at the “lesson” and wondering what was going on.

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