Harvest; Spring Palace

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A ceramic bowl titled ‘Spring Palace’. It is part of an artistic work titled ‘Harvest’. The work is collaboration between two artists and is their response to studying the plight of women caught up in human trafficking. Their research was based on information and case studies provided by the POPPY project, which has investigating numerous harrowing cases of young women trafficked into the UK sex industry. The rawness of the rim as well as images refer to different case studies particularly tricks, prices, journeys and line- ups used to allure potential victims.