Blog / 2015 / The Good Thing About Mistakes
March 16, 2015
It can be painful to think back on mistakes, but I choose to take comfort in the things I’ve done wrong over the years. This vlog talks about the importance of just keeping on keeping on as an artist, and this one provides tips for how to stick with it even when it gets hard.
At the exhibition of Swollen, each of the pairs in the series was presented with text to invite viewers to think about the earth changes and the changes happening for the subjects. This was the paragraph for Before and After: Gender Confirmation Surgery:
Though I count the titling of Swollen as one of my bigger mistakes, it is by no means the only one I’ve made in my career, a thought that makes me wince and smile at the same time.
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