Griffin, Patricia (2009) My Mother's House - series of photographs exhibited as part of the International Women's Day Exhibition, Derry. [Digital or visual media]
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For Mothers, the aging process can go hand in hand with the exodus of family - children grow up and move on - washing lines which were once weighed down with laundry are now reduced to an individual's handful of items, possibly hand-washed, not big enough for a machine load. A collection of rooms that at one time seemed to bulge at the seams; every corner occupied, if not in person, then by the plethora of belongings we each trail with us. Once emptied, only small pockets and pathways of the house are utilized in a regular, rhythmical pattern. The remaining spaces darkening and growing cold with only the specters of earlier, more chaotic times.
|Item Type:||Digital or visual media|
|Faculties and Schools:||Faculty of Art, Design and the Built Environment|
Faculty of Art, Design and the Built Environment > Belfast School of Art
|Research Institutes and Groups:||Art and Design Research Institute|
|Deposited By:||Ms Patricia Griffin|
|Deposited On:||07 Jan 2010 09:54|
|Last Modified:||09 Dec 2015 10:04|
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