Adelaide is making waves in the art world, and many a strong woman is emerging from the surf. One such lady is Celeste Juliet Aldahn. With over 10 awards and grants to her name, she is fast becoming a staple in the South Australian scene. Reminiscent of a Riot Grrrl, she creates installations and mixed media, with a strong focus on female power and the occult. She is also a pretty rad poetry master. We asked her our usual set of inane questions. Read her answers below!

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What would your work be if…

If it was a Music Video?
Hole ‘Violet’

If it was a Movie?
The Rocky Horror Picture Show

If it was an Emoji?
rose

If it was a Food?
Sickly sweets

If it was a Place?
Bedroom shrines or music boxes

If it was a time of day?
Bruised dusk

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If it was a Smell?
Menstrual blood over Impulse

If it was a Quote?
“We are the weirdos, mister.” – The Craft, 1996

If it was a Celebrity?
Courtney Love

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Words: Greta Gramazio
Photos: Supplied