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Tableaus vivants: There’s a rigorousness to Verschueren’s process and a theatricality in her work, so it makes sense that she counts obsessively art-directed movies like The Life Aquatic and Peter Greenaway’s Drowning By Numbers (pictured) among her inspirations. “Both movies rely on the ‘shape’ of how things are visualized,” she says. “The way they put images together, the way they put food on the table and place the actors — the way they depict everything is almost as important as the storyline.”