Nature’s Intent

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Dreamy Creamy Crack House (150″ x 150″ x 150″), modular print installation, $40 per box

Established in 2014 by artists Jessica Gatlin and Abigail Lucien, Natureʼs Intent™ is an illusory cosmetic company specializing in hair care for an acceptably natural woman. The collaborative work considers the material and presentation possibilities of the printed image, while also exploring the personal histories existing within a shared cultural community. Utilizing the aesthetics of beauty advertising and the reproductive possibilities of printmaking, Natureʼs Intent™ investigates concepts of Western beauty standards, cultural identity and the history of media representation of women of color. Natureʼs Intent™, Reimagining Beauty… Acceptably™