OTHER PEOPLE

Posted by on Sep 25, 2020 in AGE IN THE FRAME

Old people are often perceived as alien or different, somehow unreachable – they are ‘other people’. Despite an expressed wish from many – old and young – for more intergenerational mixing, it seems as if the generational gap persists. I was trying to capture some of this in the image. This image evolved from many […]

BEYOND CIVVY STREET

Posted by on Aug 7, 2020 in AGE IN THE FRAME

This image evolved from many sources, including recorded conversations with young and old participants in the Age In The Frame project, as they reflected on the differences they perceived in how elderly men and women age. See some participant quotes below. ‘ANCIENT SCRIPT’ – An image made during the development of the final image, ‘BEYOND […]

VISTA I

Posted by on Jul 14, 2020 in AGE IN THE FRAME

To see all the other source material, from the Age in The Frame project that inspired this image, follow the link: https://www.instagram.com/deborah.ann.artist/

IN THE LOOP

Posted by on May 21, 2020 in AGE IN THE FRAME

Generation follows generation in a continuous loop, accompanied by many of the same perceptions, narratives and emotions. To see participants’ quotes and all the other source material, from the Age in The Frame project that inspired this image, follow the link: https://www.instagram.com/deborah.ann.artist/

HOW LIKE AND UNLIKE OUR PARENTS WE ARE

Posted by on Apr 27, 2020 in AGE IN THE FRAME

To see all the source material that inspired this image follow the link: https://www.instagram.com/deborah.ann.artist/

Age in the Frame – 07/11/19

Posted by on Nov 7, 2019 in AGE IN THE FRAME, BECOMING OLDER, Sculpture

‘One would, of course, like to approach old age with grace and fortitude, but old age makes it difficult’. (Arthur Krystal, The New Yorker, October 28, 2019; ‘Why Can’t We Tell the Truth About Aging‘)