Essay for Peregrine Honig’s WIDOW Magazine

Peregrine Honig‘s Widow explores our culture of impossible beauty standards and mythic stereotypes. From a drawing of a trucker whore modeling Armani to the artist using herself in re-creations of 19th century cause-of-death wet plate collodion photographs, Honig demonstrates that she is post-medium, satisfying her imagination through drawing, painting, sculpture, photography, poetry and performance. In this thick compilation, she subtly reminds viewers that the American pop culture landscape is never what it seems.

Read the Widow magazine essay here: http://peregrinehonig.com/press/ALICIA-ELER-ESSAY.pdf

See the entire Widow magazine online: http://widowmagazine.com/