Deadly Sins: Acedia

Gallery: St Clements Hospital, Bow (2013)

Dimensions: 2m x 0.5 x 0.5m

Date: 2013

Materials: Steel, ribbon, washing nets, feathers

These magical wands, inspired by poisonous plants, reflect society’s censorship of giving in to sins such as lust, greed and envy whilst immersing everyone from childhood with a constant barrage of temptation.

This piece was exhibited as part of Compulsion at Shuffle Festival in 2013.

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All artwork by Miranda Housden