Sukey Parnell's highly personal photographic account of her last days with her mother.
I am a photographic artist working primarily as a portraitist and studying for a PhD. My particular area of interest is the transaction of the portrait - between photographer and sitter, and viewer and portrayed - and the representation of age and 'femininity'. Having worked in the creative industries as an actress and singer, I bring a 'theatrical' sensibility to my portraits, creating a moment of heightened appearance and loading images with a sense of the unseen psychic lives and character of my sitters.
Late Developers Published July 03, 2012
A Day in the Country Published June 21, 2011
The Secret Ball Published June 24, 2010
Women of an Uncertain Age Published February 11, 2010
PORTRAITS Published April 16, 2009