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Drawing on a mother's experience

Drawing on a mother's experience

Baker, Bobby, 1950-

Published London: Artsadmin, 2007
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Statement of responsibility: Bobby Baker
Note: 'Filmed by Deborah May at Jacksons Lane Arts Centre, Londion Septemeber 2000'.
Note: Drawing On A Mother's Experience is a domestic parody of action painting, using food, which tells the story of Bobby Baker's first eight years of motherhood. She creates delicate and calculated patterns on her canvas and then at key moments rubs our noses in it. She steps on the blackcurrants, grinding them into the sheet; she lies on the canvas, provoking a powerful image of immobilisation in the midst of sanity-threatening chaos...
Physical Description: 1 videodisc [dvd] (51 min) : sd., col.
Subject: Performance art.