About the artist:

Alex Giegold is a queer photographer and artist resident in Berlin. With her work she is questioning power structures in visual culture. She systematically engages in phenomena of social normalization. She is also part of the duo Giegold & Weiß.

About the artwork:

Some of the women* in the portrait series _in your mind are classified as mentally ill, others as healthy. Some of them get ambulant treatment or complete care, others live a so called normal life. This work questions the visual detention of people.

The project PARAdays shows the extract of a two-year journey, a search for and struggle about identities in a heteronormative world. Using a system of tagging it reflects both mechanisms of rememberance and the archiving of personal footage.

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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.

Contact:

You can contact/see more of Alex’s work here.

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