Skin as Cloth 2007

A project that seeks to understand the motivations and experiences of individuals undergoing and performing plastic surgery. A series of interviews were conducted with both patients and Plastic Surgeons with portraits produced to reflect the identities and stories shared as part of this process. 

Interviewee 01 - Surgical procedure—breast asymmetry— reduction mammoplasty. Motivation—to align breasts following treatment for breast cancer.

Interviewee 02 - (Virtual) surgical procedure—liposuction - As described by Artist.

Interviewee 03 - Surgical procedure—rhytidectomy (face lift). As described by plastic surgeon.

Interviewee 04 - Surgical procedure—breast augmentation - Motivation—career enhancement purposes.