Series "The Clan", Breastplate number 3
Series "The Clan", Breastplate number 3 - Breastplate fragment on base - 2020
Here, the artist positions herself as an explorer, an archaeologist, and comes to reveal, to bring to light details of clothing, of "second skins" as she calls them. Like a treasure found, each fragment is delicately preserved and sublimated.
Composition: Linen, real gold thread, plant dyeing with cutch, indigo, cochineal, pinecones scales, wood and metal base.
Techniques: Handmade weaving, plant dyeing, pinecones scales embroideries, sewing, woodwork.
Dimensions: 47cm wide x 32cm high