Afterbeauty & Votive Figure is Marta Zgierska’s second exhibition at Intervalle Gallery, after Post (HSBC Prize for Photography in 2016). The artist is fascinated by cosmetic surgery and undermines the canons of beauty. She denounces the social pressure exerted by this new religion that has become the appearance and defies the expectations about female image. Marta Zgierska (1987, Poland), is a visual artist who is interested in trauma, experiences that border the boundaries of consciousness and the process of disappearance. She often poses as a subject, exploring the intimate boundaries of photography. Afterbeauty. Forms that float in space are modeled...
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