Siân Keen

Project Title – We don’t know what to tell you, it’s clearly just weight-related.

‘We don’t know what to tell you, it’s clearly just weight-related’: an audio project sharing the experiences of Devon women around body shaming and body stigma in medical appointments and their long term effects. Weaving together interviews from a diverse mix of women as well as medical professionals and patient experience professionals, ‘it’s clearly just weight-related’ will to ask you to listen and question mechanisms we have always taken for granted.

About Siân –

Siân Keen, an artist, clown and writer based in Exeter, wants to capture what it is like to be vulnerable right now, and why in today’s society that could be our greatest strength. Her solo work aims to shine a light on that whilst provoking an open discussion, ideally with a drink in hand. Her main practice has been in theatre for the past six years creating, producing and performing original shows with companies such as Scratchworks Theatre & Running Dog Theatre. She is excited about exploring new media in her work.