Mistress and Master, 2004
Laundry lint, vacuum hose, plexi glass
27” x 20.5” x 2.5”
© Beth Grossman 2004

The classic silhouette portraits of the man and woman of the house are created with laundry lint sandwiched between plexi-glass ovals and framed with vacuum cleaner hoses. The lint used in this project has been collected from seven years of doing laundry, since the birth of my son.