American born Fouts has lived and worked in London for the past 40 years after graduating from Chelsea College of Art and Design.
With her surprised approach to ordinary objects, surrealist artist Nancy Fouts changes the way the viewer perceives everyday life.
The juxtaposition between shock and naivety tilts the original meaning of the object used on its head.
A self-proclaimed object hoarder, Fouts follows in the surrealist tradition of marrying unrelated items to turn the everyday into the uncanny.
Fouts’s humour and absurdity