Marie-Louise Bennett

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Know whence you came (childhood lessons)

  • Medium: Wood, gesso, paper, #2 pencil, acrylic medium, mirror
  • Dimensions: 72″ x 110″ x 18″
  • Price: $5000.00
  • Year Completed: 2020
  • Primary Discipline: Installation
  • Art in Public Places: No
  • Description: An installation comprised of 118 wooden plaques wrapped in paper sentence strips, a child’s step stool, and a small vanity mirror. The work is about the harmful influences internalized during childhood, and the need to address them, with loving support, to avoid mindlessly perpetuating the harm.