What are the signs of an animal, what might they signify?

Artist, mark-maker, eraser, in her work Pallister connects essential characteristics, philosophical and cultural references with animal fates in a process of evolution, revision and dissolution.

Her influences include the process of William Kentridge, the mark making of cave artists, Muybridge's photography, the visceral sensation of Francis Bacon along with aspects of the philosophies of John Berger, Jaques Derrida, Roland Barthes.

'Animal' comes from the Latin animalis, meaning 'having breath'.