Mirrors, Twins, and Opposites: An Interview with Devra Fox

Mirrors, Twins, and Opposites: An Interview with Devra Fox
Creating a new life from the materials of our bodies may seem like something only a god (or mad scientist) would attempt, but pregnant women do it everyday. Half of the world’s population is biologically equipped to grow a new person; to create a being in their image. A new mother herself, artist Devra Fox doesn’t put science fiction aside in her drawings, instead relating her experiences to the life cycles of plants. Taking on quite surreal qualities through their large bulbous openings and long, languide stems, Fox’s drawings acknowledge that the new sensations and transformations of pregnancy can feel strange, but ultimately they are a part of the natural cycle.

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