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Zula & her Circassian Beauties, 2013
digital print, vintage record sleeve, embossed seal, rubber stamp
12 x 12 inches (each)
Zobeide, 2013
digital print, vintage record sleeve, embossed seal, rubber stamp
12 x 12 inches
Hair Specialists Have Told Me if I Were to Receive a Great Shock
My Hair Would Return to Normal, So I am Looking For a Husband
, 2013
digital print, embossed seal, handmade paper
12 x 12 inches

Zuruby's Blowout, 2013
monoprint, collage
4 x 6 inches

Sheep Haired Beaty, 2013
digital print, galkyd
3 x 3 inches

Collection of Barnum's Beauties, 2013
digital print, handmade paper, specimen
boxes, relief seal
8 x 12 inches (each)

Collection of Circassian Hair Serums, 2013
digital print, handmade paper, vintage glass, relief seal
8 x 12 inches (each)
Collection of Circassian Memorabilia, 2013
installation of mixed media
approx. 4ft x6ft


Original Dimepiece

Exhibition: BĀS - Art League - Houston - in conjunction with PrintHouston 2013 - Summer/2013

"Circassian" beauties were regularly exhibited and became a mainstay of dime museums and P.T. Barnum's circus side shows. Known as the "purest" type of white person, Circassian women were said to be the most beautiful on earth. Sporting undeniably distinctive hairstyles - this work adds another chapter to History Slept On