Critical Writing Index

Learning to Talk About Naked Bodies in Art: Sex Educator Meg Hickling Helps Parents Come Up With Right Vocabulary to Answer Childrens Questions

by Kevin Griffin

Vancouver Sun, Oct. 23, 2008

In this article Kevin Griffin interviews Meg Hickling about her piece Led, featured in the art show WHACK! at the Vancouver Art Gallery. The work is a series of nude photograph that feature a divers number of people at various different angles. Hickling, a nurse and a sex educator and says she created the piece to help people feel more comfortable with their bodies. The article ends with an announcement of a workshop the Hickling will run during a weekend of the shows exhibition.

ITEM 2008.131 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

LedMeg Hickling