Cecile Emmanuelle Borra

Cécile Emmanuelle Borra is a French born, London based artist, graduate of Goldsmiths College. Much of her work explores notions of "desire" and examines the commodification of the body, investigating the supremacy of the gaze by trying to re-locate it onto a phallic symbol. She has been exhibiting nationally and internationally, including selected solo show "Kaleidoscopes" at Sketch (London) and group shows "Helmut Newton Ladies Nights" at the Royal Academy (London), "Uncut", ICA (London), "Liminal", Camberwell Space (London), "Re-Sign", K-salon Gallery (Berlin), "Where The Men Met", Kulturhuset (Stockholm) and "Some Like It Wrong", Nuovo Cinema Palazzo, Rome. Residencies and grants include AA2A at Chelsea College of Arts (London), ULTRAMICHKA (Pau), Firstsite (Colchester) and NFK (Stockholm).