I was living in Phuket in Thailand at the time I made this and finding the visible extent of the sex trade, fuelled by expats and tourists a bit depressing. I was also reading a great book by Catherine McCormack.
‘By looking more closely at what makes the mythical image of Venus, we can think about the repressed fears and desires that are projected onto the female body in our collective cultural consciousness. These include fears about our human physiology, how our bodies bleed, grow hair, and have diseases.
Catherine McCormack· 2021