555 GALLERY : SOUTH BOSTON

// INSTALLATION PIECE FOR 555 GALLERY - COLLABORATION WITH VIDEO ARTIST T.AL-MASHOUK - "ANGEL EYE"

 

// MATERIALS: CHIFFON, COTTON, LYCRA, WOOL/COTTON CORDS.

 

// TECHNIQUES: KNOTTING, CROCHET, KNITTING.

// THIS INSTALLATION IS A MARRIAGE OF TECHNOLOGY AND CRAFT BETWEEN ART FORMS, CREATING A SPIRITUALLY WHIMSICAL AND DREAMY INTERACTIVE SPACE.

// SYMBOLIC OF THE SUBJECT MATTER, AN NYC BASED MEDIUM, LIVING OUTSIDE OF THE 'ACCEPTED NORM', DRESSING HER OWN WAY, LIVING HER OWN WAY. IRONICALLY CREATING AN ART PIECE CELEBRATING HER, IS ALSO PUTTING HER WITHIN A BOX SHOWCASING SNIPPETS OF HER VISUALLY STIMULATING LIFE FOR THE INTEREST OF OTHERS; AN ELEMENT THAT THIS CHAOTIC AND SEEMINGLY ENDLESS GROWNG MASS OF KNOTTED, KNITTED AND DRAPED TEXTILES TRIES TO ENCAPSULATE. HELD WITHIN ITS OWN COCOON INSI FOUR WHITEWASHED GALLERY WALLS.