Iron Maiden


Detail foetus in black epoxy resin egg

Sculpture, Mixed Media

Iron Maiden

1978

Five acrylic dome vitrines with "deformed fetuses" juxtaposed with shells within a larger display case; display case features lighting and mirrors and the exterior is laquared black.
#1 Down Syndrome baby
#2 Spina Bifida
#3 Egg
#4 Thalidomide
#5 Cyclopic

V. Lynn

430 x 890 x 500 mm

Wallace Street Studio, Wellington, New Zealand

Poor

Te Papa



THE DOMINANT CULTURE Thalidomide Spina bifida Motherhood Mirrors Fetus Egg Downs syndrome Disease Cyclopic Children Birth Baby Abjection