A soft sculpture of a torso contorted by ropes and surrounded by tv monitor, camera, and cell phone. All items in the sculpture are made from fabric, fiber, felt, and foam.

“Beauty Fetish”

Harlan Gallery

Seton Hill University


October 2023

“Beauty Fetish” represents¬† the negative loop of media and female body shame. Media teaches women their beauty is incomplete without their products, that their bodies are an object to be consumed. Thus, women learn to objectify and contort themselves into unrealistic molds for society to see and consume.