Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art: Feminist Art Base: Susan Silas

night bird (image 1 of 9)

night bird (image 1 of 9)

Susan Silas. night bird (image 1 of 9), 2010.

Description:
The series found birds, 2000 - the present began serendipitously when a sparrow fell dead at my feet on the sidewalk as I was walking home from the gym in Brooklyn. Unable to leave it lying there, I took it home with me. night bird is a part of that ongoing series.

Medium:
Photography

Tags:
bird, death, decay, beauty, still life

Images
the self-portrait sessions; session one (image 9 of 9)the self-portrait sessions; Yaddo sessionlove in the ruins; sex over 50Helmbrechts walk, 1998-2003 (day six)night bird (image 1 of 9)night bird (image 2 of 9)

Location
Brooklyn, New York
USA

Contact
susansilas@susansilas.com

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