“Inside Out” by Alexandra Bircken

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German artist Alexandra Bircken’s “Inside Out” explores images of the human body and the racing bike in various stages of deconstruction. The exhibition includes colorful sportswear crushed and stacked like a spine, a bike sawed in half, a flayed racing suit, disembodied parts, latex anatomy, and metal bodies without heads, hands, or feet. Altogether, the pieces evoke of gender, violence, and sport in an imaginative, nonlinear way.

via Contemporary Art Daily

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Holly

Holly is a poet from Kentucky. She grew up first in a Sears house, then on a farm. She studied English and Gender Studies at Mount Holyoke College and moved to Manhattan for love. As an occasional jewelry-maker and museum patron, Holly favors wearable and functional design but is eager to see work that challenges her aesthetics. Read more and connect by visiting her blog, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

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