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Artist Statement

In the outdated traditional view of women, spiders are associated with certain qualities and attributes. Beauty. Grace. Cunning. Homemakers. Skill with crafts. I tried to imagine these over-generalized features in another form that can be juxtaposed with this antiquated view. And I came up with the spider from the story of Arachne.

About the Artist

Ben Sokoloff was born in Detroit and grew up in Farmington Hills, Michigan. He is a Fourth Year Medical Student.