Colette Standish, an English painter and photographer, graduated from St. Martin’s College in London in 1991 as part of the wave of YBA -Young British Artists. Her achievements include: Jessop’s Photography Prize 2000 London and fellowship awards in New Mexico, Italy, and Spain. Her work is in many public and private collections, including the Museum of Fine Art in Santa Fe and the Anais Nin Foundation Art collection. Colette’s body of work has included many edgy and erotic subjects over the years and “Anais through the Looking Glass and Other Stories”, her present show at the Center for Sex and Culture is no exception. Colette is a frequent contributor to, ‘A Cafe in Space: Anais a Literary Journal‘ and can be seen in Volumes, 8, 9, 13, 14 and15. Colette’s poem, ‘A Letter’, published in Volume 8, has recently been made into a music video entitled, “I Was in Love… Still Am”, by an Avant-garde collective EPI of based in Manchester, UK and Florence, Italy.