Mother Father


Mother Father, 2015
HD Video, 11.47minutes, Stills


‘Mother Father’ is an intimate insight into a relationship constantly challenged by issues regarding gender. Issues that were kept a secret from everyone outside of their relationship, including their daughters.



Mother Father, 2015
Artist Book, Unpublished
Dundee Artists’ Book Collection, DJCAD & DCA


‘Mother Father’ artist book is a collection of archive photographs, letters, diary entries and blog posts, alongside more recent images, documenting the relationship between the artist’s parents. The book spans from 1976 – 2015, following the relationship through dating, marriage, coming out, and having children. The narrative reveals a personal perspective on the changing attitudes of society, and access to LGBTQ+ information and spaces in the UK from the 70s to present.


Book and downloadable PDF available on request