INSTALLATIONS > "sweet secrets"- other people's bodies
The source materials for all photographs are from the internet and magazines. The artist aka THE SMASHER "fights" her opponents in this virtual world by superimposing her face on "other people's bodies". All images were created in 2012-2013, are printed on matte archival paper, and are 10.5 x 8 inches horizontally or vertically as shown.
This video depicts THE SMASHER’s training techniques and reveals her inner most thoughts about boxing and femininity. Louie Sams had very little formal training. She learned by studying training videos on the internet and from her trainer Clarence Brousard. She boxes to become “powerful”; to have the freedom to be aggressive and to be “good at something”.