Biography: Vava Venezia
The artist has taken these self portraits to search for the woman inside, the women reflected in the mirror.
Everybody do selfies today, and selfies is a way that people do without knowing that they are actually connecting with some kind of self love, that lift up themselves.
Vava plays with the different stereotypes that the world of men have given women.
But most of all its a sex and self exploration, she is trying to be brave and provocative. Vava is Voyeur of herself.
The woman today have become by being bombarded by the mass media vision of a woman, and the fashion worlds vision and the view that most men have when looking at the photos She has taken in privacy and expose to the world, in order to see the reaction.
As a professional apart from an artist Vava has worked as an early childhood teacher, activist against death penalty, journalist and creator of my own Berlin to Paris online show creating a link between artists of all kinds;also worked as a hair cutter and make up artist for Graham Webb.
The conclusion, that after all that she has gone through in life , like parental alienation and domestic violence, and everything that comes from good and evil; Art feels and gives control and protection that real life does not gives. Art is a healing remedy for the heart and soul. If her history and personal experience can help others to rethink, revaluate their lives and get out of there black holes then Vava art has a meaning above the esthetics.