Coby Baker is a Melbourne based photographer and visual artist.
Her work plays with the themes of sexuality and belonging, through portraiture and still life.
If you have wings, why not fly? Is a project delving inwards, dissecting female sexuality as a taboo in our society. Through the use of still life and portraiture photography, the series a soft, yet almost clinical, feminine language that scrutinizes the themes of fetishism, stimulation, and humility. The project engages with the premise that sexuality needs not to be a taboo, yet something to be celebrated, as it is a primitive function built into human nature.
Coby Baker is a Melbourne based fine artist who works with still life and self portraiture. She looks primarily into sexuality and taboos and how they are represented in different cultures.
“Art, to me , means being able to express an idea, an being able to do it howeverthe hell I want.”
Photographs and text courtesy of the artist.