Informed by the partial narratives of Anarcha, Betsey, and Lucy, the mothers of modern American gynecology, The Milk Bath endeavors to honor their legacies and recognize how they have contributed to advancements in medicine.
This work is a prototype installation piece. It combines textiles and programming to create an interactive experience. Felted pages are contained in a 3D printed bathtub. To activate a soundtrack, the reader brings a flower from a selected page to the faucet.
Collaboration with Alex Mommersteeg.