Matricide is the artist’s response to loss experienced following the departure of her sons to University. The piece includes the haunting sound of a female sobbing and a screen printed sign for the door of a toilet cubicle. The piece is intended to be installed in a public environment. The exposed nature of the intimate and private space of the cubicle juxtaposed to the nature of a public toilet, speaks to the emotional vulnerability experienced. This piece aims to elicit base primeval concerns from the unsuspecting listener for the distressed female’s condition.