The artist, behind the set of Conveyor (2010)
Lauren Elizabeth Cunningham
Over the past seven years, I have found creative expression through sculpture, print, drawing, painting, performance and video. An interest in working with the commonplace has remained a driving force behind my work. I begin a piece by considering how to recontextualize or manipulate a mundane object in a way that challenges the role of that object in our everyday lives. My aim is to provoke intellectual inquiry and psychological tension in viewers as they try to understand the implications of these transplanted and transformed objects.
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