FRACTALFEST 2015 : UPSTATE NEW YORK

// INSTALLATION PIECE FOR 'FFAG' - FRACTAL FINE ART GALLERY - "LEGAL ALIEN"

 

// MATERIALS: CHIFFON, LYCRA, COTTON CORDS,

 

// TECHNIQUES: KNOTTING, KNITTING, DRAPING.

 

// THE FIRST INSTALLATION IN COLLABORATION WITH FRACTAL TRIBE. IT CELEBRATES THE SIMPLICITY AND BEAUTY OF THE ORGANIC SITTING BESIDE STRONG GEOMETRIC FORMS AND SOFTER HANDCRAFTED SHAPES USING TRADITIONAL TEXTILES TECHNIQUES..

// THE PIECE IS MEANT TO BE A SENSORY EXPERIENCE. IT IS TACTILE. NIGHT TIME SHADOW PLAY ENCOURAGES THE EYE TO SEE DETAILS NOT SEEN BEFORE; EVERYONE SEES SOMETHING DIFFERENT IN THE SHADOWS CAST.  THE SMELL OF THE LAND IS A REMINDER OF THE FREEDOM OF THE ARTWORK. IT ISN'T CONTAINED WITHIN A WHITE-WASHED BOX AND THE VIEWER IS SEEN AS AN EXTENTION OF THE INSTALLATION.