Harriet Lasman

The manipulation of cling film reflects a sense of vulnerability where the material is stretched to the point of near collapse, considering how anxiety disorder can impact the mind in a similar manner.

These material structures have inspired a vast body of drawings, which further explore the delicate and fragile qualities of the material. The idea of repetition and the multiple is crucial to the practice, reflecting an obsession with drawing.

The styles of markings vary across each piece; the intention is for audiences to explore both the intricate linear markings and bolder, more concentrated areas, appreciating individual character. However, the body of work as a whole is designed to have the most impact; audiences are almost overwhelmed by the magnitude.

Each piece is highly intricate and can be described as a paradox due to the works reparative nature; a beautiful outcome is produced from an especially dark place in the mind.