...while silence blossoms like tumors on our lips by Selkie

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...while silence blossoms like tumors on our lips by 

Selfportrait, from “Break the Silence” series, focusing on Art against sexual abuse.




dark, white, black, portrait, woman, lips, selfportrait, macabre, stitches


  • kimangeline
    kimangelineover 5 years ago

    wow…powerful image!!

  • Thank you – the title was inspired by a Leonard Cohen song…it seemed apt.

    – Selkie

  • mimulux
    mimuluxover 5 years ago


  • Thanks, Mimu :)

    – Selkie

  • Roberto Duran
    Roberto Duranover 5 years ago

    Wooa.. Love the idea.

  • Glad you like it, Roberto :)

    – Selkie

  • filipesanttana
    filipesanttanaover 5 years ago

    great work

  • Thank you, filipe, i appreciate it.

    – Selkie

  • Paul Vanzella
    Paul Vanzellaover 5 years ago

    Just brilliant rom concept to execution, your style speaks volumes and your messaging is concise! WOW!!!!

  • Selkie
    Selkieover 5 years ago

    Thanks Paul – this series is one of my pet-projects so more to come!

  • x- pose
    x- poseover 5 years ago

    This is more than art!!! I can only encourage you!!! You´re a strong woman, go ahead!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Thanks, x. There’s more to come…

    – Selkie

  • deepbluwater
    deepbluwaterover 5 years ago

    I’ll have to agree w/Paul here.. so clear in every way. looking forward to more in this series…

  • I appreciate that, blu – i’ll most likely post more tonight. :)

    – Selkie

  • Colleen Milburn
    Colleen Milburnover 5 years ago

    Wow. Superb work, Selkie.

  • Thank you, Colleen!

    – Selkie

  • Judith Oppenheimer
    Judith Oppenhe...over 5 years ago


  • Thank you, Judith – i’ve just been perusing your work and…wow.

    – Selkie

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