Posted February 12, 2015 by Cooper Point Journal in Artist Statement

Rosemary Engstrom

Artist Statement

I am composing a hole in this saucy donut and slapping you with it.

I am coughing up your spineless strawberry and licking it so sweetly.

I am drizzling a moment through your male gaze.

I am your fish and you are my delicate lips.

I am carving you to sniff my carousel.

Rosemary Engstrom is an instructional photography intern at TESC, working with students to help them expand their techniques in photography. She also manages the chemical and digital labs at TESC’s Photoland. Rosemary’s personal photographic projects are intentional scenes set up in a lighting studio, captured on film, and printed in a color darkroom.