Abusers have resorted to all kinds of objects to assault their spouses: kitchen utensils, pestle, knife, stick ... not counting the punches, slaps, the claws, bites. broken jaw , hand injury to the stabbing, fractures of the shoulder are among the most extreme cases. Ironically, the kitchen a place within a home that is commonly associated with the preparation and serving of food and feelings of nourishment, warmth and love. When viewed through the lens of domestic abuse the kitchen a place of danger. In the hands of an abuser common utensils become weapons that can injure or even kill in a second.
This series is an attempt to create awareness of the harsh reality of domestic violence and family. With awareness men and women can achieve eradication of domestic violence, a taboo and complex reality.