Apprehension

Krystle Coughlin,
New Westminster, BC

Size

48" x 48"

Medium

Laser prints, binder clips, beads, push pins

Apprehension is a series of 12 documents where sensitive information is blocked out with beading. The files outline encounters documented by the state regarding child apprehension during the 60’s scoop. This project uses beading practice as medicine to reclaim and decolonize my family history.

Apprehension

Krystle Coughlin,
New Westminster, BC

About the artist
About the artist

Krystle Coughlin
New Westminster, BC

Apprehension is a series of 12 documents where sensitive information is blocked out with beading. The files outline encounters documented by the state regarding child apprehension during the 60's scoop. This project uses beading practice as medicine to reclaim and decolonize my family history.

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