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About fatfeministactivistart

I'm a fat feminist activist artist...if you have any buttons I want to push them. I am currently working on an installation about the so called "Obesity Crisis." Right about now I would like to shove a big old apple in Michelle Obama's mouth so that she would keep it closed. No offense but she's not making anything better by getting parents and children all obsessed with FAT...Listen to your own bodies folks the answer is there. Oh yes...and send me your diet books...I need them all.

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Artist’s Statement: Bodies by Design, Exercise and Diet are a means of refining our contours literally. Since the early 1980’s Jane Fonda has been a symbol of health, fitness and wellness, inspiring trends including leg warms and fitness tapes. As … Continue reading

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“Bodies by Design” opening party tomorrow at Koehnline Museum of Art, Illinois, USA

Originally posted on Gaby Berglund Cardenas:
The catalog cover Page 4 featuring my work among the art of talented international and American artists. To read more about this juried exhibition on the Chicago Tribune please click below: http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2013-08-12/news/ct-tl-oakton-female-art-exhibit-20130815_1_body-image-juried-art-exhibition-female-artists Also visit my Facebook…

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Weight Stigma Awareness Week – About

Weight Stigma Awareness Week – About. Get involved…I’ve been about a bit out of it but it’s never too late to spread the word!  

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Weight Stigma Awareness Week Almost Goes Unnoticed By Busy Lady Wearing Pajamas

Originally posted on Fierce, Freethinking Fatties:
While some writers have spent the entire week meticulously researching and formulating thought-provoking pieces to appear in their respective publications in honor of (or perhaps in response to) Weight Stigma Awareness Week, I had…

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Installing Diet Detour February 2013 at Whitdel Arts Detroit!!!

One of the great accomplishments of this year was getting accepting into the Anywhere Else But Here Installation Exhibition at Whitdel Arts in Detroit. Diet Detour was the test run of the diet maze build concept and idea…we used both … Continue reading

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What’s with the flurry of activity???

You are probably wondering why I’m posting like a mad woman today…well I’m at home sick with a cold, and figured I would try to catch up with some of my stuff.  I just got back from Chicago where I … Continue reading

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Panel Discussion at “Corpo”Realities March 22-23, 2013 Negotiating Normalcy

Negotiating Normalcy: Panelists: Krystal Cleary, PhD Student Gender Studies, IU Jess Drew, MA Student Theatre&Drama, IU Brenda Oelbaum, Independent Artist and MI Rep. TFAP

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