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Title: I come from...
Authors: Kooroshnia, Marjan
Department: University of Borås. Swedish School of Textiles
Issue Date: 2012
Type of Object: Art piece installation
Materials and Techniques: Material: wool fabric, silk organza fabric, moth Techniques: photography, digital printing
Media type: text
image
Publication type: other
Content Note: artistic work
Keywords: Visual Arts ( Installation Art)
identity
textile art
fabric
nationality
wool
silk
digital printing
gender study
Subject Category: Subject categories::Humanities
Subject categories::Humanities::Humanities::Performing Art Studies
Area of Research: textile
Strategic Research Area: Textiles and fashion
Abstract: The central feature of the art piece is the artist’s picture printed on wool fabric covered with moth’s eggs. The eggs have been allowed to develop into larvae, which have fed on the wool fabric, making holes in it. A second layer made of silk-organza fabric and printed in a Persian carpet pattern, can be seen through the holes. The two layers of fabric are isolated in a glass display case. The installation engages the audience in dialogue and discussion.
Current location: THS
Description: Pontus Hammaren, Håkan Torstensson, Maria Stawåsen, Helena Engarås
Sponsorship: Swedish School of Textiles and Konstmuseum in Borås
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2320/11248
Sustainable development: sustainable development
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