Limited edition Washing-up Gloves
Each unique in a series
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About the artwork
A unique pair of washing–up gloves hand drawn by British artist Wilma Johnson for House of Voltaire.
Each are unique in a series. Please contact us if you wish to select a design.
About the artist
Wilma Johnson is a leading member of The Neo Naturists. The group are an important live art collective initiated in 1981 by Wilma Johnson and sisters, Jennifer Binnie and Christine Binnie. The group emerged as a part of London’s subculture that arose from the squatting community in the aftermath of Punk and the emergence of the New Romantic club scene and the advent of Thatcherism. During this time a creative energy developed in the UK that sat outside established institutional practices of the time, creating its own network of activities, events, economies and personalities.
The Neo Naturists were a part of a cultural network of collaborators and peers that included figures such as BodyMap (Stevie Stewart & David Holah), Leigh Bowery, James Birch, Jill Bruce, Michael Clark, David Dawson, Peter Doig, Boy George, Maia Norman, John Maybury, Sophie Muller, Simon Foxton, Bruce Lacey, Andrew Logan, Grayson Perry, Genesis P.Orridge, Psychic TV, Derek Jarman, Princess Julia, Marilyn, Philip Sallon, Test Department, Jill Westwood, Dencil Williams and Cerith Wyn Evans.
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