Grayson Perry And Claire

(...) After many years of experimenting with cross-dressing and wearing traditional women’s clothes, Grayson was disappointed with the lack of reaction he was getting. And that’s how Claire came to be. Grayson’s long time feminine alter-ego, Claire shows up in many ways, both in Perry’s art as in public appearances, ranging from a small girl in frilly little dresses, to a fully grown woman. As Claire, there’s a chance to dress in truly exuberant fashion, and he is finally able to gather the shock and awe responses he so longed for. All of his work has a strong autobiographical component, and Claire isn’t the only element of Grayson’s daily life that seeps into his art: "Alan Measles", his childhood teddy bear is also a recurring theme.(...)

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