contemporary art

Aboudaken | Visual Art

Aboudaken | Visual Art

Aboudaken My work dissects dominance, aggression and power dynamics through the lens of a culturally-enforced binary system. The Middle Eastern fem confronts pressure from both Western and Arab culture. There are rigid expectations enforced upon Arab femmes from both...
Killer | Visual Art

Killer | Visual Art

Killer The perpetrators of three separate mass shootings in Killeen, Texas, chose the Herstal 9 mm for their massacre. This military-issue weapon is commonly available in Killeen, an Army town deep in the heart of Texas, where men and military-grade weapons are...
Spring Baby | Visual Art

Spring Baby | Visual Art

Digital Collage Before my granddaughter was born, a friend said, ‘A spring baby, how lovely…’ and the words stayed in my head. Months later, in the middle of a bleak, Scottish winter, I longed for flowers and working on this image was a welcome break from the snow and...
Domino’s Delivers | Visual Art

Domino’s Delivers | Visual Art

Domino's Delivers In Killeen, Texas, a small town that is home to one of the world’s largest military installations, GI’s find ways to entertain themselves while they serve their country. Pawn shops, car lots, fast food and speed dealers can be seen on many...