TCB art inc.
level 1/12 Waratah place Melbourne VIC 3000 AUSTRALIA
October 26th, 2016

The Yellow Wallpaper is a short gothic novel by Charlotte Perkins Gilman. In the story the protagonist is confined in a room and told she must rest. In the pattern of the paper she begins to imagine a hostile other: a doppelgänger who is also confined. The protagonist comes to identify with this spectral figure and eventually attempts to set her free by digging her out.

Section, woodblock and linocut print, suspended with helium balloons, 50 mm x 15 meters

Image credit | Georgina Criddle