Poor Traits

Lizzie Mooney | Self Portrait Series

  1. The Housewife

  2. The Child

  3. The Father

  4. The Careerwoman

Artist Statement

   Angry at the parts of me that pin themselves into corners and archetypes, sleepless one evening, I took down a list of all of her, categorically, shaking my head as I denoted, my little cat stretching her legs at the foot of the bed, deciding their names and origins and how I could snatch them out of me and in/on/to 8x10 glossy photos.