Real Art D.C. Finalist number 8 Stephanie Booth makes work about traumatic personal events. Art-making metabolizes her toughest experiences -- from being a six-time bridesmaid to a recent car accident.
Finalist No. 8: Stephanie Booth Article | Six times a bridesmaid, never a bride. That fact irked Stephanie Booth. But not for the reason you'd think. She didn't mind her singleton status -- she was flying solo by choice. Yet the constant remarks -- for a while, in her mid-20s, too many well-meaning friends inquired about her plans for procreation -- drove her bananas. Rather than stew about it, Booth created the series "Spinster," which she uploaded to Real Art D.C.