Marianna Simnett (Essay Films, 2017)Needle & Larynx

Marianna Simnett

Finalist in 2017 for Essay Films

Through performance, video, watercolour and installation, Marianna Simnett challenges how bodies are perceived and imagined. Uncanny narratives display the body as a site of dispute, performing surgical interventions, and gestures of collapse and ecstasy. Marianna Simnett lives and works in London.