'The Inbred’s Hand' and ‘Secrets keep us sick’ are two complementary artworks.

At her deathbed, my mother found the strength to tell me how at 14 she fell pregnant after being sexually assault by her uncle. I think about this a great deal ever since I was told my great uncle was also my father.

This alginate sculpture and animation video considers the concept of what an inbred is, and the profound impact of concealment and taboo. The materials and making guidance for this piece was provided by Yazmin Boyle.