NAN COLLYMORE

Understanding how and why we dress is crucial to NAN COLLYMORE’S practice. She is deeply committed to the theory of dress and through her art-making and writing seeks to unfurl the role that the body plays in dress’ performativity and its construction of cultural and gendered constructs. Nan makes works that is tactile and continuous—as though the end of one piece can seamlessly belong to the beginning of the next one. She is British, based in California and has two incredible daughters.