Emerging Artist N°5 // Danish Artist : Hanne G

Danish artist born in 1963 in Denmark, Hanne G has taken history’s most common and iconic guns and rendered these objects of – let’s face it – masculine power all floppy and harmless. The Crochet for Peace 2007 series inspires the following un-woolly idea: let’s spend our defence budgets on buying wool for knitted guns and live in peace. In contrast her  Lady Weapons 2007 series features feminine and domestic paraphernalia with a potentially violent application such as rolling pins, irons, stilettos and lady razors.

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