In a highly original and unique project, artist Jo Wonder recreates Ophelia by Sir John Everett Millais using bacteria as a medium. The video is incredibly moving and includes voice mails and messages left for Ophelia. “I like the idea of Ophelia being a beauty but made up of something that we think is disgusting. But we shouldn’t really be…
Barbara Webb has narrowed down the location where Millais sat to paint the background to Ophelia. Ophelia is not only one of the artist’s most famous works, it is also one of the most recognizable images of Elizabeth Siddal. Read the entire article at Telegraph.co.uk. For more on Elizabeth Siddal as Ophelia, visit the Ophelia page.